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The role of a school nurse in the care of a child with diabetes mellitus type 1 - the perspectives of patients and their parents: Literature review

1 Introduction Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is one of the most common chronic incurable diseases of the developmental age in Europe ( 1 ). The treatment of T1DM includes insulin therapy with the insulin dose individually adjusted, self-monitoring, proper nutrition, physical activity and health education ( 2 ). Children and adolescents with T1DM should attend public educational institutions ( 3 , 4 ). Therefore, properly organised diabetes care for a child with T1DM at school or preschool is very important for the proper individual and social

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Factors associated with glycemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus at a tertiary-care center in Thailand: a retrospective observational study

Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D) is a chronic disease caused by an immune-mediated destruction of b-cells, resulting in lifelong dependence on exogenous insulin [ 1 ]. The incidence of newly diagnosed T1D in children and adolescents has been increasing rapidly worldwide [ 2 ]. In 1993, the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) study established that in patients with T1D, early near-normalization of blood glucose with glycated hemoglobin (HbA 1c ) <7.0% prevents or delays progression of long-term micro-vascular complications [ 3 ]. However, optimizing

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Influence of Bromocriptine Plus Metformin Treatment on Glycaemia and Blood Pressure in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

R eferences 1. American Diabetes Association . Standards of medical care in diabetes 2013. Diabetes Care 36: 11-66, 2013. 2. International Diabetes Federation . International Diabetes Federation. 7th. Brussels, Belgium: 2015. IDF diabetes atlas; pp 1-144. Accessed at: http://www.diabetesatlas.org . 3. Villalpando S, de la Cruz V, Rojas R et al . Prevalence and distribution of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Mexican adult population: a probabilistic survey. Salud Publica Mex 52: 19-26, 2010. 4. Glamočlija U, Jevrić-Čaušević A . Genetic

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Non-invasive, Complex Examination of Micro- and Macrovascular System of Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus with or Without Vascular Complications

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS: AIX augmentation index BMI body mass index C control ChF change of flow CV cardiovascular CVD cardiovascular disease DM diabetes mellitus DM I type 1 diabetes mellitus DMC diabetes with complications DMW diabetes without complications FBF forearm blood flow HbA1c Hamoglobin A1c IQR interquartile range IU international unit M median PORH Postocclusive reactive hyperemia PU perfusion unit PWV pulse wave velocity sE-selectin soluble endothelial-leukocyte adhesion molecule 1 sICAM-1 soluble

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Impact of Oral Health Education and a Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy on the Quality of Life of Patients with Diabetes Mellitus

*Presented at the 20 th Congress of the BaSS, Bucharest, 2015 References 1. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Diagnosis of Diabetes: National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse. Publication No. 09-4642. October 2008. Accessed July 30, 2015. 2. American Diabetes Association. Diagnosis and classification of diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care, 2005 Jan; 28(Suppl 1):S37-42. 3. American Diabetes Association. Diagnosis and classification of diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care, 2006 Jan; 29(Suppl 1):S43-48. 4. Centers for Disease Control and

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Medical Staff’s Opinions Regarding Factors which Influence the Case Management of Children with Insulin-dependent Diabetes Mellitus

doctor-patient relationship. AMA Arch Intern Med. 1956;97:585-592. 12. Peyrot M1, Rubin RR, Lauritzen T, et al. Resistance to insulin therapy among patients and providers: results of the cross-national Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes, and Needs study (DAWN). Diabetes Care. 2005;28:2673–2679. 13. DCCT Research Group. Implementation of treatment protocols in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial. Diabetes Care. 1995;18(3):361–376. 14. Green A, Gale E, Patterson CC. Incidence of childhood-onset insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus: the EURODIAB ACE

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Somatotype characteristics of male patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

, Putzu PF, et al. Somatotype in elderly type 2 diabetes patients. Coll Antropol 2007;31(3):733-7. 6. Vikram SY, Shyamal K, Sandhu JS, et al. A study on somatotyping of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Amritsar. Kamla-Raj Anthropologist 2007;9(3):247-9. 7. Akabaliev V, Sivkov S, Nonchev P, Mantarkov M. Somatotype variability and cluster category in schizophrenics and healthy controls dependent on gender. Folia Psychiatrica 2011;2(3):68-75. 8. Toteva M. Somatotype characteristics of sportsmen. [PhD thesis

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Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

References 1. Arslan D, Kendirci M, Kurtoglu S, Kula M. Helicobacter pylori infection in children with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2000; 13: 553-556. 2. Gulcelik NE, Kaya E, Demirbas B, Culha C, Koc G, Ozkaya M, Cakal E, Serter R, Aral Y. Helicobacter pylori prevalence in diabetic patients and its relationship with dyspepsia and autonomic neuropathy. J Endocrinol Invest. 2005; 28:214-217. 3. Zelenková J, Soucková A, Kvapil M, Soucek A, Vejvalka J, Segethová J. H. pylori and

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Comparison of clinical and biochemical variables in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients and their first-degree relatives with metabolic syndrome in Benin City, Nigeria: A cross sectional case controlled study

References Adediran OS, Ohwovoriole AE. Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among Nigerians with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Poster presentation. 18 th International Diabetes Federation Congress on Diabetes Metabolism, August 24–29, Paris, France, 4s30–4s31, 2003. Alberti KG, Zimmet P, Shaw J. Metabolic syndrome – a new worldwide definition. A Consensus Statement from the International Diabetes Federation. Diabetes Med 23, 460–469, 2006. Alebiosu OC, Odusan BO. Metabolic syndrome in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Natl Med Assoc 96

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E-healthcare for diabetes mellitus type 2 patients – a randomised controlled trial in Slovenia

1 Introduction Diabetes mellitus (DM), defined as a “group of common metabolic disorders that share the phenotype of hyperglycaemia”, is a very relevant and growing public health problem in all developed countries. Among the most important treatment goals for adults with diabetes are: good glycaemic control (HbA1c<7.0% and fewer hyperglycaemia symptoms), regulation of blood pressure and serum lipids, prevention of complications, and patient education about DM, nutrition and exercise. The measurement of glycated haemoglobin and self-monitoring of blood

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