July 2009

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Mild Fasting Hyperglycemia in a Child: Importance of New Genetic Tools

The last 2 decades have witnessed a much better understanding of monogenic diabetes (commonly referred to as mature onset diabetes of the youth or MODY). Such diabetes results from dominantly or recessively inherited, or a de novo... more >

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What the Adult Endocrinologist Needs to Know About Pediatric Endocrinology

To attain normal growth, children must have adequate nutrition, no debilitating disease, a normal emotional and home environment, and adequate hormone production (including insulin, thyroxine, parathyroid hormone, testosterone/est... more >

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Growth Disorders: Evaluation, Treatment

This discussion was taken from the syllabus and Dr. Chernausek's Meet-The-Experts session presented during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 18th Annual Meeting & Clinical Congress in Houston. Human gro... more >

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CONFERENCE COVERAGE

Overall Cardiovascular Safety of Rosiglitazone Confirmed in 5-Year Study Results of the long-awaited RECORD (Rosiglitazone Evaluated for Cardiac Outcomes and Regulation of Glycaemia in Diabetes) study were presented here and sim... more >

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