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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.

The Calorie-Labeling Saga ? Federal Preemption and Delayed Implementation of Public Health Law
31/12/69 - Passing the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA) was a landmark event in health care policy. The ACA?s scope also went beyond health care. Included among myriad health insurance reforms and coverage expansions was Section 4205, a federal requirement for food-establishment chains with 20 or more locations…

Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery for Glycemic Control in Noncritical Care
31/12/69 - The burden of diabetes is increasing worldwide, as is the proportion of patients with diabetes in hospitals. More than one quarter of hospitalized patients in the United States and other developed countries have diabetes. In such patients, the achievement of recommended glycemic targets is…

Subclinical Hyperthyroidism
31/12/69 - This Journal feature begins with a case vignette highlighting a common clinical problem. Evidence supporting various strategies is then presented, followed by a review of formal guidelines, when they exist. The article ends with the authors? clinical recommendations. A 65-year-old woman is seen for…

Case 18-2018: A 45-Year-Old Woman with Hypertension, Fatigue, and Altered Mental Status
31/12/69 - Presentation of Case. Dr. Sally A. Ingham (Medicine): A 45-year-old woman was admitted to this hospital because of dyspnea on exertion, fatigue, and confusion. The patient had been in her usual state of health until 18 months before the current admission, when the blood pressure was noted to be…

Fluid Composition, Infusion Rate, and Brain Injury in Diabetic Ketoacidosis
31/12/69 - Diabetic ketoacidosis constitutes a profound metabolic disturbance of energy homeostasis with a distinct biochemical profile that is characterized by hyperglycemia, ketonemia, metabolic acidosis, and electrolyte abnormalities. It is caused by deficiency of insulin, the hallmark of type 1 diabetes…

Clinical Trial of Fluid Infusion Rates for Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis
31/12/69 - Clinically apparent brain injuries occur in 0.5 to 0.9% of episodes of diabetic ketoacidosis in children; these brain injuries manifest as sudden neurologic decline and are often associated with morbidity and mortality. Among patients without obvious neurologic decline during treatment for diabetic…

Pemberton?s Sign in a Patient with a Goiter
31/12/69 - A 77-year-old man was referred to the endocrinology clinic for the evaluation of subclinical hyperthyroidism. He had no symptoms of thyrotoxicosis and no dyspnea or dysphonia that would suggest tracheal compression. Physical examination revealed an enlarged thyroid with no palpable nodules or…

Burosumab Therapy in Children with X-Linked Hypophosphatemia
31/12/69 - X-linked hypophosphatemia, a disorder of renal phosphate wasting and the most common heritable form of rickets, is caused by loss-of-function mutations in the gene encoding phosphate-regulating endopeptidase homolog X-linked (PHEX), which results in excess circulating fibroblast growth factor 23…

31/12/69 - Calciphylaxis is a rare, life-threatening syndrome of vascular calcification characterized by occlusion of microvessels in the subcutaneous adipose tissue and dermis that results in intensely painful, ischemic skin lesions. Once calciphylaxis has been diagnosed, the prognosis is generally poor…

Clinical Assessment of Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Lower Limbs
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