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An update on diabetic foot ¿Por qué debemos preocuparnos del pie diabético? Importancia del pie diabético
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2013)
The diabetic foot is responsible for 70% of amputations in adults, entails a significant impact in the life of patients and it is associated with an excessive use of resources in our health system. The 2009-2010 National ...
Natural history of diabetic retinopathy in a retrospective cohort of type 1 diabetics Historia natural de retinopatía diabética en un estudio a largo plazo en pacientes con diabetes tipo 1. Factores de riesgo para progresión a enfermedad proliferante
Background: Diabetic retinopathy is one of the most common causes of blindness among adults. Aim: To report the natural history of diabetic retinopathy among Chilean patients with type 1 diabetes followed for a mean of 18 ...
Congenital malformations among offspring of diabetic women Malformaciones congénitas en hijos de madres con diabetes gestacional Malformaciones congénitas en hijos de madres con diabetes gestacional
Background: The risk of congenital malformations is two to three times higher among women with diabetes mellitus before pregnancy. Gestacional diabetes is emerging as a risk factor for malformations. Aim: To study the rate ...
ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2018: Diabetes in adolescence
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2018)
Cardioprotection mediated by exosomes is impaired in the setting of type II diabetes but can be rescued by the use of non-diabetic exosomes in vitro
Many patients with ischaemic heart disease also have diabetes. As myocardial infarction is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in these patients, treatments that increase cell survival in response to ischaemia and ...
Prostacyclin production in internal mammary and radial arteries and saphenous veins of diabetic and non diabetic subjects Producción de prostaciclina en arteria radial de diabéticos: Comparación con la vena safena y arteria mamaria interna y su relevancia
Background: Myocardial revascularization surgery has used several vessels as coronary grafts including internal mammary and radial arteries which have a better prognosis than saphenous vein. Their long-term patency has ...
Diabetes in female rats; changes in liver microsomal aminopyrine N-demethylase and UDP-glucuronyl transferase activities
Short or long term diabetes in female rats produced remarkable activation of aminopyrine N-demethylation, inhibition of oestrone and p-nitrophenol glucuronidation and no changes in morphine UDP-glucuronyltransferase activity ...
HLA haplotypes in families with type 1 diabetes Haplotipos HLA en familias chilenas con diabetes tipo 1
Background: Inherited susceptibility to type 1 diabetes is partially determined by HLA genes. HLA-DQA1 and DQB1 alleles have been chosen as the most sensitive susceptibility markers. Family studies are a good method to ...
Assessment and follow up of diabetic patients in hemodialysis Diabetes y hemodiálisis. Caracterización de una cohorte y seguimiento a cuatro años
Background: Despite a better management of the variables that influence the development of diabetic nephropathy, there is a progressive increase in the prevalence of terminal renal failure among diabetics, whose cause is ...
Diabetes Mellitus–Associated Uveitis: Clinical Features in a Chilean Series
(Taylor and Francis Ltd, 2019)
Purpose: To describe clinical features of patients with diabetes mellitus-associated uveitis (DMAU). Methods: Retrospective analysis of clinical records of patients with uveitis and diabetes mellitus (DM) presented in an ...