Boris Johnson to end England’s coronavirus lockdown on Dec. 2, implement tiered system – National

Boris Johnson to end England’s coronavirus lockdown on Dec. 2, implement tiered system - National

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to end an England-wide lockdown as scheduled on Dec. 2 and will announce a return to regional restrictions as statistics show that coronavirus infections have stabilized.Johnson’s office also confirmed plans to begin a

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Comment on Pantalone et al. The Probability of A1C Goal Attainment in Patients With Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes in a Large Integrated Delivery System: A Prediction Model. Diabetes Care 2020;43:1910–1919

Carotid Disease and Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Parameters in Type 2 Diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

We were interested in the recent article from Pantalone et al. (1), who reported that 23.7% of 6,973 subjects with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes (HbA1c >9%) attained HbA1c below 8% within 1 year, based on the electronic health record

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Response to Comment on Pantalone et al. The Probability of A1C Goal Attainment in Patients With Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes in a Large Integrated Delivery System: A Prediction Model. Diabetes Care 2020;43:1910–1919

Carotid Disease and Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Parameters in Type 2 Diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

We would like to thank Larroumet et al. (1) for their interest in our article (2) and for sharing their institution’s significant experience (3). Certainly, admission to a specialized ward can durably improve the HbA1c control in patients with uncontrolled

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Lower Daily Carbohydrate Intake Is Associated With Improved Glycemic Control in Adults With Type 1 Diabetes Using a Hybrid Closed-Loop System

Carotid Disease and Retinal Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Parameters in Type 2 Diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

Lower Daily Carbohydrate Intake Is Associated With Improved Glycemic Control in Adults With Type 1 Diabetes Using a Hybrid Closed-Loop System Vera Lehmann, Thomas Zueger, Anna Zeder, Sam Scott, Lia Bally, Markus Laimer, Christoph Stettler Diabetes Care Dec 2020, 43

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‘They’re Calling Us Up, Asking for Help’: How Health System Struggles Factored into the AccentCare-Seasons Merger

‘They're Calling Us Up, Asking for Help’: How Health System Struggles Factored into the AccentCare-Seasons Merger

The coronavirus didn’t directly lead to the recently announced merger between AccentCare Inc. and Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, but it played a pretty prominent role. On Monday, Dallas-based AccentCare and Rosemont, Illinois-based Seasons revealed they’ll soon join forces to

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We need everyone’s involvement to heal an ailing healthcare system

We need everyone's involvement to heal an ailing healthcare system

One of the many lessons from the ongoing pandemic is that our entire country must get actively involved in healthcare. Each of us individually can help prevent the spread of COVID-19, and all of us collectively can transform our healthcare

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Clots, Strokes and Rashes: Is COVID a Disease of the Blood Vessels?

Clots, Strokes and Rashes: Is COVID a Disease of the Blood Vessels?

Whether it’s strange rashes on the toes or blood clots in the brain, the widespread ravages of COVID-19 have increasingly led researchers to focus on how the novel coronavirus sabotages blood vessels. As scientists have come to know the disease

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