During the opening press conference, Endocrinology Network got perspective from a trio of American Diabetes Association executives on the prospect of tirzepatide as an agent for combatting both diabetes and obesity.
Diabetic ketoacidosis increased the likelihood of in-hospital mortality by 61%, the likelihood of major adverse cardiovascular events by 56%, and a likelihood of 30-day readmission by 12% among patients hospitalized with heart failure in the US.
A systematic review and meta-analysis from AACE 2022 provides an overview of the potential associations between thyroid dysfunction, including both hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism, and risk of Parkinson disease.
An analysis of nearly 400 patients suggests undergoing thyroid radiofrequency ablation in ambulatory settings was associated with increased risk of intraoperative, postoperative, and perioperative side effects than those performed in operating room settings.
An analysis of more than 650 thyroid eye disease patients is providing clinicians with insight into the most common comorbidities and risk factors associated with increased disease severity in patients with TED.