Stella González-Romero

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AIM To evaluate the relation between type of dietary fatty acid and degree of insulin resistance. DESIGN A cross-sectional study. METHODS Anthropometrical data were measured in 538 subjects, aged 18-65 Years, selected randomly from the municipal census of Pizarra (Spain). An oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) was given to all subjects and measurements(More)
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to estimate the excess hospitalizations, hospital days, and inpatient costs attributable to diabetes in Andalusia, Spain (37 hospitals, 7,236,459 inhabitants), during 1999 compared with those without diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This study was an analysis of all hospital discharges. Those with an ICD-9-CM code(More)
Hypoglycemia is the most common adverse event associated with insulin treatment in diabetes. The consequences of hypoglycemia can be quite aversive and potentially life threatening. The physical sequelae provide ample reason for patients to fear hypoglycemia and avoid episodes. For these reasons, our purpose in this study was to develop a new measure that(More)
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