Distribution of Diabetes Attitude Scale (DAS) sub-score and total score averages (n=335) Diabetes Attitude Sub-Sets Mean[+ or -]SD Special Training Requirement 3.90[+ or -]0.53 Attitude Towards Patient Compliance 3.54[+ or -]0.52 Severity of the Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes
2.77[+ or -]0.93 Blood Glucose Control and Complications 3.58[+ or -]0.62 Impact of Diabetes on the Patient's Life 3.61[+ or -]0.54 Attitude Towards Patient Autonomy 3.69[+ or -]0.56 Attitude Towards Team Care 3.55[+ or -]0.69 Total Scale 3.58[+ or -]0.30 SD: standard deviation Table 4.
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"Antidiabetic effect of a leaf extract from Gymnema sylvestre in non-insulin-dependent diabetes
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During a 7-week period between January and March 1995, all patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes
mellitus seen at the general medical clinic of the Hong Kong Buddhist Hospital--a 350-bed general district hospital which also admits patients for convalescence from other hospitals--were considered for inclusion in the study.
The next two sections focus mainly on the primary prevention of insulin-dependent and non-insulin-dependent diabetes
It increases the risk of coronary artery disease, non-insulin-dependent diabetes
, osteoporosis, colon cancer, and other disorders.
There are two major types of diabetes mellitus -- insulin-dependent diabetes (also known as Type I or juvenile-onset diabetes) and non-insulin-dependent diabetes
(also known as Type II or maturity-onset diabetes).
Type 2 diabetes was also known as adult-onset diabetes or non-insulin-dependent diabetes
. Risk factors for type 2 diabetes include high blood pressure, advancing age, overweight, history of gestational diabetes, family history of diabetes, ethnicity, poor nutrition during pregnancy, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, and IGT.
Some of the complications of obesity include cardiovascular disease, non-insulin-dependent diabetes
mellitus, obstructive pulmonary disease, arthritis and cancer.
The Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes
Mellitus (STOP-NIDDM) trial found that treatment with acarbose reduced PPHG and resulted in a 49% relative risk reduction (2.5% absolute risk reduction) for any cardiovascular event.
Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes were 40% more likely to die and 95% more likely to develop acute renal failure than were those without diabetes; patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes
had a 15% increased risk of death and a 35% increased risk of acute renal failure, compared with the nondiabetic patients.
Long-term arsenic exposure and incidence of non-insulin-dependent diabetes
mellitus: a cohort study in arseniasis-hyperendemic villages in Taiwan.