Tina K Thethi
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Context The relative benefits and harms of intensive versus conventional glucose control for type 2 diabetes are controversial. Contribution This review of 5 large trials found that, compared with… Expand
Obesity is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and is associated with chronic kidney disease. Activation of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) is common in obesity. The RAAS… Expand
PURPOSE To determine whether a combination of L-methylfolate, methylcobalamin, and pyridoxal-5'-phosphate (LMF-MC-PLP [Metanx; Pamlab LLC, Covington, La]) improves sensory neuropathy. RESEARCH… Expand
OBJECTIVE To examine the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the health of individuals with diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This was an observational study in 1,795 adults with an A1C measurement 6… Expand
PURPOSE The use of technology to implement cost-effective health care management on a large scale may be an alternative for diabetes management but needs to be evaluated in controlled trials. This… Expand
Background Results from clinical trials examining the effect of intensive glucose control on cardiovascular disease have been conflicting.
Objective This study aimed to evaluate the association between metformin treatment and the risk of neurodegenerative disease (ND) among elderly adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).… Expand
BACKGROUND The Bethesda criteria are proposed for appropriate stratification of malignancy risk in thyroid nodules, but controversy exists regarding their accuracy and reliability in decision making.… Expand
BACKGROUND The impact of a natural disaster on self-care and health care delivery has been well documented. The objective of the study was to document the recovery pattern from the impact of a… Expand
Importance It is crucial for clinicians to know the malignancy prevalence within each indeterminate cytologic category to estimate the performance of the gene expression classifier (GEC). Objective… Expand