Emergency Medicine
Infectious Disease
Public Health, Policy, and Training

Nejm News Une Mise à Jour The New England Journal of Medicine by Specialties


The New England Journal of Medicine: Search Results in Endocrinology
The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) RSS feed -- Search Results in Endocrinology. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Aerobic or Resistance Exercise, or Both, in Dieting Obese Older Adults
31/12/69 - More than a third of persons 65 years of age or older in the United States are obese, and this group constitutes a population vulnerable to adverse outcomes, because obesity exacerbates the age-related decline in physical function and causes frailty. However, appropriate management of obesity in…

Bioengineering of an Intraabdominal Endocrine Pancreas
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Islet transplantation can restore euglycemia and eliminate severe hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes. Limitations of intrahepatic islet transplantation include a restricted transplant-tissue volume, bleeding with placement of the transplant, exposure to high levels of…

Back to the History
31/12/69 - Foreword. In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information, sharing his or her reasoning with the reader (regular type). The authors? commentary follows. Stage. An 82-year-old man presented to…

Teprotumumab for Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy
31/12/69 - Medical therapies for moderate-to-severe thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy (Graves? orbitopathy) that have proved to be effective and safe in adequately powered, prospective, placebo-controlled trials are lacking. This unmet need is due to the incompletely understood pathogenesis of the disease.…

Academic, Foundation, and Industry Collaboration in Finding New Therapies
31/12/69 - Breakthroughs in the ability to probe and better understand biologic systems during the past 30 years have enabled the medical community to develop new therapeutic agents and change the course of many life-shortening diseases. Despite this success, bridging the gap between promising laboratory…

GGPS1 Mutation and Atypical Femoral Fractures with Bisphosphonates
31/12/69 - To the Editor: Atypical femoral fractures have been associated with long-term bisphosphonate treatment. However, the underlying mechanisms remain obscure. We studied three sisters who had atypical femoral fractures after receiving various oral bisphosphonates for 6 years. Two of the sisters had a…

Frequency of Evidence-Based Screening for Retinopathy in Type 1 Diabetes
31/12/69 - Diabetic retinopathy is the most common cause of blindness in adults in the United States. Fortunately, the risk of the development and progression of retinopathy can be reduced substantially by modern-day intensive glycemic management. Moreover, if clinically significant macular edema or…

Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy
31/12/69 - Screening tests are performed in asymptomatic persons to assess for the presence of a particular disease or the risk of that disease. An effective screening test should reduce morbidity and mortality in a population by detecting disease at a stage at which treatment will make a difference. However,…

31/12/69 - Figure 1.

Mortality and Cardiovascular Disease in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
31/12/69 - Diabetes mellitus is a complex and heterogeneous group of chronic metabolic diseases that are characterized by hyperglycemia. Type 1 diabetes occurs predominantly in young people (diagnosis at 30 years of age or younger) and is generally thought to be precipitated by an immune-associated…

Copyright © 2004/2011 Health.Cat

Annuaire de Sante | S'inscrire au MedSante  | Dictionnaire medicale  Forumed des médecins