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#1
LETTER
Benjamin K P Woo
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30072017/in-this-issue%C3%A2
#2
EDITORIAL
Elizabeth Sellers
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29422415/lived-experience-as-a-distinct-information-source-a-case-study-to-improve-e-health-products-for-adults-with-type-1-or-2-diabetes-starting-insulin
#3
Jennica Nichols, Stephanie Boutette, Krista Banasiak
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284562/optimizing-glycemic-control-in-adults-with-type-1-or-type-2-diabetes-attending-a-multidisciplinary-foot-clinic
#4
Devin Betsch, Zhiwei Gao, Gerry Mugford, Susan McGrath-Terry, Gordon Dow
OBJECTIVES: To determine the impact of a diabetes nurse educator (DNE) on glycemic control in a multidisciplinary diabetes foot (MDF) clinic. METHODS: A prospective cohort trial to measure the impact of a DNE on glycemic control was conducted in an MDF clinic. Change in glycated hemoglobin (A1C) levels over time was measured against the percentage of patient visits (PPVs) accompanied by a glucose meter and/or diary. RESULTS: Increasing PPVs were significantly associated with decline in A1C levels in females...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284561/does-type-2-diabetes-mellitus-affect-the-healing-of-bell-s-palsy-in-adults
#5
Sultan Şevik Eliçora, Duygu Erdem
OBJECTIVES: Bell's palsy (BP) is defined as an acute facial weakness of unknown cause. Many factors affecting the healing of BP have been identified; 1 factor commonly considered relevant is the presence of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Our aim was to investigate the effects of diabetes on the healing of BP. METHODS: Sixty patients with BP were followed up for 1 to 3 years and were divided into 2 groups, those with and those without type 2 diabetes. All were prescribed prednisone (initially 1 mg/kg per day, with a tapered dose reduction) and acyclovir (200 mg orally every 4 h, 5 times daily, for 5 days)...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29282200/is-youtube-useful-as-a-source-of-health-information-for-adults-with-type-2-diabetes-a-south-asian-perspective
#6
Amanda Y Leong, Ravina Sanghera, Jaspreet Jhajj, Nandini Desai, Bikramjit Singh Jammu, Mark J Makowsky
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the content, quality and popularity of information about type 2 diabetes available on YouTube. METHODS: We searched YouTube with the terms Diabetes, Diabetes type 2, Diabetes South Asians, Diabetes Punjabi and Diabetes Hindi to identify videos concerning type 2 diabetes. A team of health-care providers independently classified the first 20 videos from each search as useful, misleading, or personal experience, rated them on a 5-point global quality scale (GQS) and categorized their content on a 26-point scale in duplicate...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29282199/comparison-of-glycated-hemoglobin-results-based-on-at-home-and-in-lab-dried-blood-spot-sampling-to-routine-venous-blood-sampling-in-lab-in-adult-patients-with-type-1-or-type-2-diabetes
#7
Thomas G Elliott, Kent C Dooley, Mira Zhang, Harlan S D Campbell, Darby J S Thompson
OBJECTIVES: Regular measurement of glycated hemoglobin (A1C) is logistically demanding. Home blotter-paper collection offers an alternative. This study tested the viability of at-home blotter-paper A1C measurement. METHODS: Objective: compare accuracy of A1C levels collected on blotter paper at home (home-blotter) and blotter-paper collection in laboratory (lab-blotter) with venous A1C (routine measurement). Agreement was assessed by Pearson correlation, Lin concordance correlation coefficient (CCC), positive and negative predictive values (PPVs, NPVs) and Bland-Altman plots and associated statistics...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29229313/emerging-role-of-adipocytokines-in-type-2-diabetes-as-mediators-of-insulin-resistance-and-cardiovascular-disease
#8
REVIEW
Ravindran Jaganathan, Rajeswari Ravindran, Sugapriya Dhanasekaran
Adipose tissue is an enormously active endocrine organ, secreting various hormones, such as adiponectin, leptin, resistin and visfatin, together with classical cytokines, such as tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α) and interleukin-6 (IL-6). All these adipocytokines play significant roles in the regulation of energy metabolism, glucose and lipid metabolism, reproduction, cardiovascular function and immunity. Adipocytokines are significantly regulated by nutritional status and can directly influence other organ systems, including brain, liver and skeletal muscle...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29217217/antioxidant-role-of-vitamin-d-in-mice-with-alloxan-induced-diabetes
#9
Sarah Iqbal, Saman Khan, Imrana Naseem
OBJECTIVES: The discovery of vitamin D receptors has revolutionized the understanding of vitamin D biology, which is now thought to influence a wide array of cell pathways. The antihyperglycemic actions of vitamin D involving calcium metabolism have been widely discussed, but studies are now suggesting a possibility of vitamin D-induced amelioration of oxidative stress. Despite its significance in disease pathogenesis, oxidative status remains poorly investigated with respect to vitamin D treatment in the biology of diabetes mellitus...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29212609/effect-of-combined-exercise-versus-aerobic-only-training-on-skeletal-muscle-lipid-metabolism-in-a-rodent-model-of-type-1-diabetes
#10
Michelle S Dotzert, Matthew W McDonald, Michael R Murray, J Zachary Nickels, Earl G Noble, C W James Melling
OBJECTIVES: Abnormal skeletal muscle lipid metabolism is associated with insulin resistance in people with type 1 diabetes. Although lipid metabolism is restored with aerobic exercise training, the risk for postexercise hypoglycemia is increased with this modality. Integrating resistance and aerobic exercise is associated with reduced hypoglycemic risk; however, the effects of this exercise modality on lipid metabolism and insulin resistance remain unknown. We compared the effects of combined (aerobic + resistance) versus aerobic exercise training on oxidative capacity and muscle lipid metabolism in a rat model of type 1 diabetes...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29212608/clinical-islet-transplantation-for-adults-with-type-1-diabetes-in-canada-referral-patterns-and-eligibility-assessment
#11
Ying Ling, Aashna Gill, Richard Oram, A M James Shapiro, Peter Senior
OBJECTIVES: Careful selection for clinical islet transplantation (CIT) is required because of limited organ supply and the risks for lifelong immunosuppression. However, the indications for this novel treatment may not be widely known, and selection criteria continue to evolve. We sought to describe the pattern of referrals to our centre and the most common factors determining eligibility for CIT. METHODS: We performed a retrospective chart review of all applications for CIT received at the University of Alberta between May 2009 and April 2012...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29129456/a-canadian-cross-sectional-survey-on-psychosocial-supports-for-adults-living-with-type-1-or-2-diabetes-health-care-providers-awareness-capacity-and-motivation
#12
Jennica Nichols, Michael Vallis, Stephanie Boutette, Carolyn Gall Casey, Catherine H Yu
OBJECTIVES: Addressing psychosocial issues is critical for diabetes self-management. This work explores health-care professionals' (HCPs') 1) perceived relevance of various psychosocial issues in diabetes management and 2) confidence in working on these issues within their services. METHODS: An online cross-sectional survey was developed based on the Capacity-Opportunity-Motivation Behaviour Model. It assessed self-rated confidence in supporting patients with psychosocial issues (capability), perceived relevance of these issues (motivation) and facilitators of skill development (opportunity)...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29129455/plasma-palmitoyl-carnitine-ac16-0-is-a-marker-of-increased-postprandial-nonesterified-incomplete-fatty-acid-oxidation-rate-in-adults-with-type-2-diabetes
#13
Fatima-Zahra Bouchouirab, Mélanie Fortin, Christophe Noll, Jean Dubé, André C Carpentier
OBJECTIVES: Enhanced mitochondrial fatty acid utilization is known to increase radical oxidative stress and induce insulin resistance. An increased level of plasma acylcarnitine (AC) has been proposed to indicate mitochondrial energy substrate overload, a possible mechanism leading to insulin resistance. The aim of our study was to determine fasting and postprandial plasma acetyl-carnitine (AC2:0), palmitoyl-carnitine (AC16:0), oleoyl-carnitine (AC18:1) and linoleoyl-carnitine (AC18:2) levels and their relationships with plasma nonesterified fatty acid appearance and oxidation rates and insulin sensitivity in participants with type 2 diabetes and normoglycemic offspring of 2 parents with type 2 diabetes (FH+) compared to healthy participants without family histories of type 2 diabetes (FH-)...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29128304/symptoms-of-mental-illness-and-their-impact-on-managing-type-2-diabetes-in-adults
#14
Adriana Cimo, Carolyn S Dewa
OBJECTIVES: People with mental illnesses are more likely to experience diabetes-related complications that can reduce life expectancy by 10 to 15 years. Diabetes management and outcomes can be improved when lifestyle interventions addressing healthful eating habits and physical activity use content tailored to the learning needs of individuals or groups. Understanding the challenges that prevent adherence to diabetes recommendations can start to inform the design of tailored diabetes education care...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29128303/the-mountain-of-health-the-perceptions-and-perceived-expectations-of-youth-living-with-type-2-diabetes-in-winnipeg-manitoba-canada-through-a-grounded-theory-study
#15
Elizabeth Huynh
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to explore youth's perceptions of diabetes management. METHODS: The study included 8 Manitoban youth with type 2 diabetes (n=7 girls). Each youth participated in a semistructured interview in person, via Skype or over the phone. The constructivist grounded theory methodologic approach guided the analysis of the data. RESULTS: Discussions about diabetes and health and its management revealed 2 viewpoints: 1) youth's perceptions and 2) youth's perceptions of health-care providers' expectations...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29103904/effects-of-diabetes-mellitus-on-cognitive-decline-in-patients-with-alzheimer-disease
#16
LETTER
Tomoyuki Kawada
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29037572/gender-related-differences-in-the-control-of-cardiovascular-risk-factors-in-primary-care-for-elderly-patients-with-type-2-diabetes-a-cohort-study
#17
Abdallah Al-Salameh, Sophie Bucher, Bernard Bauduceau, Linda Benattar-Zibi, Gilles Berrut, Philippe Bertin, Emmanuelle Corruble, Nicolas Danchin, Geneviève Derumeaux, Jean Doucet, Bruno Falissard, Françoise Forette, Olivier Hanon, Rissane Ourabah, Florence Pasquier, Michel Pinget, Virginie Ringa, Laurent Becquemont
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to estimate the association between gender and control of diabetes and other cardiovascular risk factors in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. METHODS: The sujets âgés cohort is an observational study whose main objective was to describe the real-life management of elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in France. Nine hundred eighty-three patients with diabetes (517 men and 466 women) were recruited by 213 general practitioners and were followed up prospectively every 6 months for 3 years...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29037571/effect-of-ruta-chalepensis-on-zinc-lipid-profile-and-antioxidant-levels-in-the-blood-and-tissue-of-streptozotocin-induced-diabetes-in-rats-fed-zinc-deficient-diets
#18
Malika Hamdiken, Samira Bouhalit, Zine Kechrid
OBJECTIVES: In diabetes, oxidative stress and lipid abnormalities are common and pronounced and represent important factors that are involved in the development of complications of diabetes. Zinc deficiency generally induces oxidative stress, but it is well known that the antioxidant Ruta chalepensis has an effective modulator role in oxidative stress in metabolic diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of R. chalepensis extract on blood biochemical parameters, tissue zinc status and antioxidant systems in rats with diabetes that were fed zinc-deficient diets...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28943221/development-of-perinatal-mental-illness-in-women-with-gestational-diabetes-mellitus-a-population-based-cohort-study
#19
Qendresa Beka, Samantha Bowker, Anamaria Savu, Dawn Kingston, Jeffrey A Johnson, Padma Kaul
OBJECTIVES: To examine the relationship between gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and the development of mental illness (affective and anxiety disorders) during pregnancy and 1 year postpartum. METHODS: We linked clinical and administrative databases of mothers who delivered in Alberta, Canada, between April 1, 2000, and March 31, 2009, to identify diagnoses of GDM and mental illness. Women with prepregnancy type 1 or type 2 diabetes were excluded. We used generalized estimating equation models to examine the effect of GDM on the development of new-onset mental illness in 2 separate periods: during pregnancy and during the first postpartum year...
August 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30145243/high-proportion-of-adults-with-type-2-diabetes-and-poor-glycated-hemoglobin-perceived-that-their-diabetes-control-was-excellent
#20
Mohammad Arif Shahar, Ahmad Marzuki Omar, Huai Heng Loh
OBJECTIVES: As is true for other chronic illnesses, perception of disease control is pivotal to patient empowerment in diabetes care. This study aimed to describe the perception of diabetes control by patients with poor glycated hemoglobin (A1C) levels so as to explore the relationship between perception and various sociodemographic and disease characteristics and to measure the patients' knowledge, attitudes and practices in diabetes care. METHODS: A cross-sectional study was made involving 276 patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
June 20, 2018: Canadian Journal of Diabetes
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