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Should we screen for type 2 diabetes among asymptomatic individuals? Yes

RCTs of whether screening asymptomatic individuals for undiagnosed diabetes results in reduced mortality or has other benefits have been suggestive, but inconclusive. In this issue of Diabetologia, two additional controlled studies (DOIs: 10.​1007/​s00125-017-4323-2 and 10.​1007/​s00125-017-4299-y) that investigated whether screening for type 2 diabetes in asymptomatic...

Comparative Effectiveness of Lifestyle Intervention Efforts in the Community: Results of the Rethinking Eating and ACTivity (REACT) study

OBJECTIVE To determine the comparative effectiveness of three lifestyle intervention modalities in decreasing risk for diabetes.

Barriers to Blood Glucose Monitoring in a Multiethnic Community

JANICE C. ZGIBOR PHD 1 DAVID SIMMONS FRACP 0 0 Department of Rural Health, University of Melbourne , Shepparton, Victoria , Australia . University of Melbourne , P.O. Box 6500, Shepparton, Victoria

Translating the Diabetes Prevention Program Into an Urban Medically Underserved Community: A nonrandomized prospective intervention study

MIRIAM C. SEIDEL MS ROBERT O. POWELL BS JANICE C. ZGIBOR PHD LINDA M. SIMINERIO PHD RN GRETCHEN A. PIATT PHD OBJECTIVE - The objective of this study was to determine if a community-based modified

Has Control of Hypercholesterolemia and Hypertension in Type 1 Diabetes Improved Over Time?

OBJECTIVE—To determine the extent to which patients’ awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia have changed over time and to examine factors associated with awareness and treatment in a type 1 diabetes population. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS—Data from six examinations conducted over 10 years from the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes...

Deficiencies of Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Models for Type 1 Diabetes

OBJECTIVE—Cardiovascular risk prediction models are available for the general population (Framingham) and for type 2 diabetes (U.K. Prospective Diabetes Study [UKPDS] Risk Engine) but may not be appropriate in type 1 diabetes, as risk factors including younger age at diabetes onset and presence of diabetes complications are not considered. Therefore, our objective was to examine...

Influence of Health Care Providers on the Development of Diabetes Complications: Long-term follow-up from the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study

OBJECTIVE—To quantify total diabetes care received (generalist or specialist) from diagnosis onward and its association with the incidence of diabetes complications in a representative cohort of patients with type 1 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS—A total of 429 subjects from the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study, a prospective follow-up study of...

Translating the Chronic Care Model Into the Community: Results from a randomized controlled trial of a multifaceted diabetes care intervention

JANICE C. ZGIBOR RPH PHD 2 0 Waikato Clinical School, University of Auckland , Hamilton , New Zealand; and the 1 University of Pittsburgh Diabetes Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center