Endo News Roundup: Diabetes Complications & Risks

December 9, 2016
Mark L. Fuerst

The risk of developing diabetes in ICU survivors with stress hyperglycemia is similar to the risk in women with gestational diabetes.

Three new studies show that a common complication of diabetes, cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy, predicts cardiovascular events in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM); women with gestational DM have an increased risk of macrovascular complications whether or not they develop T2DM; and stress hyperglycemia identifies critically ill patients who are at risk of subsequently developing diabetes.