International Journal of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023

  • High Lipoprotein (a) Concentration Is Associated with Diabetic Nephrophaty

    Meutia Atika Faradilla, Karina Shasri Anastasya, Yohana, Meiyanti, Andira Larasari, Daniella Satyasari, Endrico Xavierees Tungka

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 37-41
    Received: Aug. 06, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 04, 2023
    Published: Sep. 13, 2023
    Abstract: Aims: Lipoprotein (a) [Lp(a)] has been well recognized as a risk factor for both micro and macrovascular complications in diabetes, due to its atherogenic effects. Studies suggested that serum lipoprotein (a) [Lp(a)] concentration may take part in the aggravation of diabetic nephropathy. Accumulating evidence suggests that higher serum Lp(a) may be... Show More
  • Michigan Neurologic Scale in Early Screening for Diabetic Neuropathy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

    Na Li, Xuemei Wang

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2023
    Pages: 42-44
    Received: Sep. 01, 2023
    Accepted: Sep. 13, 2023
    Published: Sep. 25, 2023
    Abstract: Objective: To apply the Michigan Neuropathy Screening Scale in social health to achieve early detection, intervention, and treatment of diabetic neuropathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Methods: Fifty-eight patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with weakened dorsalis pedis arteries attending the outpatient clinic of Huangtian Communit... Show More