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Diabetes Mellitus

Practice Guidelines

Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes – 2008– American Diabetes Association, January 2008

Executive Summary: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes – 2008 – American Diabetes Association, January 2008

Management of Diabetes Mellitus – American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, May/June 2007

Care of Children & Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes – American Diabetes Association, January 2005

Diabetic Foot Infections: Diagnosis & Treatment – Infectious Diseases Society of America, September 2004

Diagnosis & Management of Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease – National Kidney Foundation, Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (KDOQI), February 2007

The Evidence Base for Tight Blood Pressure Control in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – American College of Physicians, April 2003

Glycemic Control & Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Optimal Hemoglobin A1C Targets – guidance statement from the American College of Physicians, September 2007

Hyperglycemic Crises in Diabetes – American Diabetes Association, January 2004

Lipid Control in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – American College of Physicians, April 2004

Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – Institute for Clinical Symptoms Improvement, November 2006

Nutrition Recommendations & Interventions for Diabetes – American Diabetes Association, January 2007

Treatment of Hypertension in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – Blood Pressure Goals, Choice of Agents, and Setting Priorities in Diabetes Care; American College of Physicians, April 2003

Review Articles

Basal Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes – J Am Board Fam Pract

Diabetes & Heart Failure: Epidemiology, Mechanisms, & Pharmacotherapy – Am J Cardiol

Diabetic Foot Ulcers – BMJ

Diabetic Ketoacidosis – Am Fam Phys

Diabetic Neuropathy: Evaluation & Prevention – Am Fam Phys

Diabetic Neuropathy: Systematic Review of Treatments – BMJ

Home Monitoring of Glucose & Blood Pressure – Am Fam Phys

Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State – Am Fam Phys

Ketosis-Prone Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus – Ann Intern Med

Management of Type 2 Diabetes in Youth: An Update – Am Fam Phys (via PubMed link)

Metabolic Syndrome: Diagnosis & Management – Circulation

Optimal Mgmt of Type 2 DM: Considerations for Insulin Tx – South Med J (via PubMed link)

Optimizing cardiovascular outcomes in diabetes mellitus – Am J Med

Preventing Foot Ulcers in Patients with Diabetes – JAMA

Starting Insulin Therapy: A Rational Approach – Ann Intern Med

Therapies for Diabetes: Pramlintide & Exenatide – Am Fam Phys

Tight Control of Type 1 Diabetes: Recommendations for Patients – Am Fam Phys

Weight Management for Prevention & Mgmt of Type 2 Diabetes – Am J Clin Nutr

Obesity

Practice Guidelines

Management & Prevention of Obesity in Adults & Children – Obesity Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines Expert Panel, April 2007

Pharmacologic & Surgical Management of Obesity in Primary Care – American College of Physicians, April 2005

Review Articles

Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity – NEJM

Diagnosis & Treatment of Obesity in Adults – J Am Board Fam Pract

Evaluation & Mgmt of Childhood & Adolescent Obesity – Mayo Clin Proc (via PubMed link)

Managing Obesity: Options for obese & morbidly obese patients – J Fam Pract (via PubMed link)

Medical Therapy for Obesity – Current Status & Future Hopes – Med Clinics N.A.

Treatment of Obesity – Mayo Clin Proc (via PubMed link)

Thyroid Disorders

Practice Guidelines

Evaluation & Treatment of Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism – American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Nov/Dec 2002

Diagnosis & Management of Thyroid Nodules – American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Jan/Feb 2006

Management of Thyroid Dysfunction during Pregnancy & Postpartum – An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline, August 2007

Review Articles

Antithyroid Drugs – NEJM

Controversies in the Management of Thyroid Nodules – Ann Intern Med

Hyperthyroidism: Diagnosis & Treatment – Am Fam Phys

Hypothyroidism – Lancet (via PubMed link)

Managing the Challenges of Hypothyroidism – J Fam Pract (via PubMed link)

Subclinical Thyroid Disease – Am Fam Phys

Thyroid Disorders in Elderly Patients – South Med J (via PubMed link)

The Thyroid Nodule: Clinical Practice – NEJM

Thyrotoxicosis: Diagnosis & Management – BMJ

Other Endocrine/Metabolic Topics

Review Articles

Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome, Type II – Am Fam Phys

Growth Hormone Deficiency in Adults: Evaluation & Treatment – J Clin Endocrinol Metab

Hormone Therapy in Postmenopausal Women – Ann Intern Med

Hypertriglyceridemia – J Am Board Fam Pract

Hypertriglyceridemia: Management – Am Fam Phys

Nonhormonal Therapies for Hot Flashes in Menopause – Am Fam Phys

Oral Contraceptives: Prescribing for Women over 35 Years of Age – Ann Intern Med

Testosterone Treatments: Why, When, & How – Am Fam Phys