International Journal of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Volume 3, Issue 1, March 2018

  • The Influencing Factors Associated with Ketosis-Prone Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Syndrome of Diabetes Mellitus

    Md Rezaul Karim, Afsarunnesa Syeda

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Feb. 21, 2018
    Accepted: Mar. 09, 2018
    Published: Apr. 03, 2018
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: Ketosis-prone diabetes or KPD is an intermediate form of diabetes and is a widespread syndrome. To review the influencing factors of ketosis in type 2 diabetes (T2DK), All patients of ketosis with type 2 diabetes are studied under single entity as the method. In this review, we described the current state of knowledge in regard to Ethnicity, age, s... Show More
  • Antidiabetic, Antisickling and Antibacterial Activities of Anacardium occidentale L. (Anacardiaceae) and Zanthoxylum rubescens Planch. Ex Hook (Rutaceae) from DRC

    Gédéon Bongo, Koto-te-Nyiwa Ngbolua, Colette Ashande, Benjamin Gbolo, Claudine Tshiama, Dorothée Tshilanda, Damien Tshibangu, Nadège Ngombe, Théophile Mbemba, Pius Mpiana

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 7-14
    Received: Feb. 22, 2018
    Accepted: Mar. 27, 2018
    Published: May 04, 2018
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: It was recently reported a rare association of two genetic diseases notably sickle cell anemia and diabetes in one patient in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Both diseases constitute a serious public health problem and have a common denominator that is to make patients susceptible to bacterial infections. Given the difficult and limited manag... Show More
  • Syndrome Z and Its Association with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Gulam Hassan, Waseem Qureshi

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 15-17
    Received: Feb. 26, 2018
    Accepted: Mar. 16, 2018
    Published: May 04, 2018
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: It is clear that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and metabolism syndrome share a similar pathophysilogic milieu that would be expected to increase the risk of cardiovascular disease. In patients with established coronary artery disease, treatment of OSA may confer long term cardiovascular benefits. Prevention of nocturnal hypoxemia, sympathetic activ... Show More
  • Endocrine Disruptor Compounds (EDC) Effects on Reproduction

    Thi Mong Diep Nguyen

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, March 2018
    Pages: 18-22
    Received: Mar. 25, 2018
    Accepted: Apr. 12, 2018
    Published: May 14, 2018
    Downloads:
    Views:
    Abstract: A large number of industrial chemical products (paints, flame retardants, pharmaceuticals, pesticides) are suspected or proved to act as endocrine disruptor compounds (EDCs). In the present survey of the literature, the main issue is to consider how to classify individual products as EDC or not. In this perspective, the different mechanisms leading... Show More