Sunday, 4 January 2015

Saturday, 3 January 2015

Type 2 diabetes and cancer: umbrella review of meta-analyses of observational studies

Though type 2 diabetes has been extensively studied in relation to risk of developing cancer and cancer mortality and strong claims of significance exist for most of the studied associations, only a minority of these associations have robust supporting evidence without hints of bias (BMJ)

Friday, 2 January 2015

Blood glucose concentration and risk of pancreatic cancer: systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis

Every 0.56 mmol/L increase in fasting blood glucose is associated with a 14% increase in the rate of pancreatic cance (BMJ)

Thursday, 1 January 2015

Allopurinol treatment improves renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes and asymptomatic hyperuricemia: 3-year randomized parallel-controlled study

Long-term effective control of serum uric acid can decrease UAER and serum creatinine, increase GFR and may exert kidney protection effects in patients with type 2 diabetes and asymptomatic hyperuricemia (Clinical Endocrinology)