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  1. Safety of sulfonylurea drugs in the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes is still under debate. The aim of this study was to compare the all-cause mortality and cardiovascular adverse events of sulfonylureas and drugs...

    Authors: Vallo Volke, Urmeli Katus, Annika Johannson, Karolin Toompere, Keiu Heinla, Kertu Rünkorg and Anneli Uusküla
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:251
  2. NADPH oxidase 1 (Nox1), which is highly expressed in the colon, is thought to play a potential role in host defense as a physical and innate immune barrier against commensal or pathogenic microbes in the gastr...

    Authors: R. M. Simonyan, K. V. Simonyan, G. M. Simonyan, H. S. Khachatryan, M. A. Babayan, M. H. Danielyan, L. V. Darbinyan and M. A. Simonyan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:250
  3. Type 1 diabetes (T1DM) is an autoimmune disorder which can have short- and long-term adverse effects on health. Dietitians in diabetes offer specialist evidence-based advice to people with T1DM and provide edu...

    Authors: Sophie Rodebjer Cairns and Elisabeth Stoltz Sjöström
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:249
  4. The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus has increased in the past decades. We investigated the prevalence of diabetes and its awareness, treatment, and control among adult residents of Tehran.

    Authors: Alireza Oraii, Akbar Shafiee, Arash Jalali, Farshid Alaeddini, Soheil Saadat, Farzad Masoudkabir, Ali Vasheghani-Farahani, Amirhossein Heidari, Saeed Sadeghian, Mohamamdali Boroumand, Abbasali Karimi and Oscar H. Franco
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:248
  5. Management of diabetes during fasting is a clinical challenge. Sodium glucose co-transporter -2 inhibitors (SGLT2i) are considered safe with a low risk of hypoglycemia. However, studies on SGLT2i are scarce. T...

    Authors: Ibrar Ahmed, Umar Yousaf Raja, Muhammad Umar Wahab, Tejhmal Rehman, Osama Ishtiaq, A. H. Aamir, Tahir Ghaffar, Abbas Raza, Suresh Kumar, Akhtar Sherin, Faisal Masood, Fawad Ahmad Randhawa, Ali Asghar and Sehrish Khan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:247
  6. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) on serum glucose level in children and adolescents with type-1 diabetes.

    Authors: Fatemeh Fallah, Morteza Alijanpour, Soraya Khafri, Mohammad Pournasrollah and Ghadam Ali Talebi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:246
  7. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) is one of the health issues causing untoward low-grade systemic inflammation. Aerobic Training (AT) and Vitamin D (Vit D) supplementation are among the approaches that improve l...

    Authors: Rastegar Hoseini, Hiwa Ahmed Rahim and Jalal Khdhr Ahmed
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:245
  8. The prevalence of type 2 diabetes in sub Saharan Africa (SSA) has been on the rise. Effective control of blood glucose is key towards reducing the risk of diabetes complications. Findings mainly from high-inco...

    Authors: Loise Ng’ang’a, Gedeon Ngoga, Symaque Dusabeyezu, Bethany L. Hedt-Gauthier, Emmanuel Harerimana, Simon Pierre Niyonsenga, Charlotte M. Bavuma, Gene Bukhman, Alma J. Adler, Fredrick Kateera and Paul H. Park
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:244
  9. Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) is an early warning system that provides prior information to prevent the future development of DM and diabetes-related problems, but early detection of DM is not practically app...

    Authors: Assefa Agegnehu Teshome, Shegaw Zeleke Baih, Amare Kassaw Wolie, Misganaw Asmamaw Mengstie, Zelalem Tilahun Muche, Shambel Nigussie Amare, Mohammed Abdu seid, Getachew Yideg Yitbark, Yalew Melkamu Molla, Nega Dagnaw Baye and Gashaw walle Ayehu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:243
  10. We aimed to investigate the association between triglyceride glucose index and cardiovascular disease (CVD) development in the Chinese middle-aged and elderly population using the China Health and Retirement L...

    Authors: Zixiang Ye, Enmin Xie, Yanxiang Gao, Peizhao Li, Yimin Tu, Ziyu Guo, Qing Li, Yaxin Wu, Xiaozhai Yu, Yike Li, Changan Yu and Jingang Zheng
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:242
  11. Characteristics of patients using newer 2nd and 3rd line antidiabetic drugs in a real-world setting are poorly understood. We described the characteristics of new users of sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 inhibito...

    Authors: Vanessa C. Brunetti, Audray St-Jean, Sophie Dell’Aniello, Anat Fisher, Oriana H. Y. Yu, Shawn C. Bugden, Jean-Marc Daigle, Nianping Hu, Silvia Alessi-Severini, Baiju R. Shah, Paul E. Ronksley, Lisa M. Lix, Pierre Ernst and Kristian B. Filion
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:241
  12. Preeclampsia is a life-threatening disorder during pregnancy and postpartum periods. Preeclampsia can affect the activity of many organs. It is very important because if this disorder is associated with change...

    Authors: Mahboubeh Hajifoghaha, Saeed Hosseini Teshnizi, Sedighe Forouhari and Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:240
  13. Several immune checkpoint inhibitors have been implemented for cancer treatment which have shown some degree of antitumor effcacy, while immune-related adverse events (irAEs) that affect multiple organ functio...

    Authors: Si-Hong Lin, Ao Zhang, Lu-Zhen Li, Liang-Chen Zhao, Le-Xia Wu and Can-Tu Fang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:239
  14. Although lithium is considered the gold-standard treatment for bipolar disorder (BD), it is associated with a variety of major endocrine and metabolic side effects, including parathyroid hormone (PTH) dependen...

    Authors: Jocelyn Fotso Soh, Katie Bodenstein, Oriana Hoi Yun Yu, Outi Linnaranta, Suzane Renaud, Artin Mahdanian, Chien-Lin Su, Istvan Mucsi, Benoit Mulsant, Nathan Herrmann, Tarek Rajji, Serge Beaulieu, Harmehr Sekhon and Soham Rej
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:238
  15. Obesity is related to increasing leptin and some inflammatory factors that are associated with low-grade inflammation. Moreover, several studies have shown Caveolin-1 (CAV1) genetic variations may be associate...

    Authors: Farideh Shiraseb, Mena Farazi, Niloufar Rasaei, Cain C. T. Clark, Shahin Jamili and Khadijeh Mirzaei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:237
  16. Our epidemiological study showed that the intestinal flora of Uygur T2DM patients differed from that of normal glucose-tolerant people. However, whether the Uygur T2DM fecal microbiota transplantation could re...

    Authors: Chanyue Wang, Ye Wang, Hao Yang, Zirun Tian, Manli Zhu, Xiaoting Sha, Ju Ran and Linlin Li
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:236
  17. Ocular hypertension (OHT) is an important clinical feature of thyroid-associated orbitopathy (TAO).While the prevalence and outcome of OHT in TAO remains unclear. This study investigates this in moderate-sever...

    Authors: Chengyang Tang, Liang liang, Xiaoya zheng, Hong Hu, Chun Liu and Jian Long
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:235
  18. Recent studies have shown that obesity is largely influenced by heredity and created by the interactions between several genes and environmental and behavioral factors. This study aimed to examine association ...

    Authors: Sara Rahati, Mostafa Qorbani, Anoosh Naghavi and Hamideh Pishva
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:234
  19. In subjects with hypothyroidism, edema is often observed, and pleural effusion and pericardial fluid could be also observed. The color of such fluid retention is usually yellow. Here we show a very rare case w...

    Authors: Yuichiro Iwamoto, Fuminori Tatsumi, Yukino Katakura, Kazunori Dan, Ryo Wamata, Tomohiko Kimura, Masashi Shimoda, Shuhei Nakanishi, Kohei Kaku, Tomoatsu Mune and Hideaki Kaneto
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:233
  20. Current evidence demonstrates that blood glucose fluctuation can be associated with depression and anxiety. The association among blood glucose fluctuation, traditional risk factors and emotional disorders in ...

    Authors: Wei Yang, Min Liu, Yuan Tian, Qianwei Zhang, Jiahua Zhang, Qiaoyun Chen, Lixia Suo and Yang Chen
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:232
  21. Adiposity evaluated by body mass index (BMI) is associated with glycometabolism. The aim of the investigation was to explore the correlation of visceral fat area (VFA), body fat percentage (BFP), BMI and waist...

    Authors: Shuying Li, Shaoping Li, Jie Ding and Weihong Zhou
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:231
  22. Low vitamin D concentrations are associated with metabolic derangements, notably insulin resistance and pancreatic beta-cell dysfunction in Caucasian populations. Studies on its association with the clinical, ...

    Authors: Davis Kibirige, Isaac Sekitoleko, Priscilla Balungi, Jacqueline Kyosiimire-Lugemwa and William Lumu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:230
  23. IDegLira is a fixed-ratio combination of insulin degludec and liraglutide with proven efficacy against simpler regimens and non-inferiority against basal-bolus insulin therapy. However, the evaluation of its r...

    Authors: Sándor Szépkúti, Szilvia Bandur, Gábor Kovács, Tamás Ferenci, Márk M. Svébis, Piroska Turbucz and Ádám G. Tabák
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:229
  24. Epidemiological evidence suggests that inadequate sleep duration and insomnia may be associated with increased risk of metabolic syndrome (MetS). However, longitudinal data with repeated measures of sleep dura...

    Authors: Rita Peila, Xiaonan Xue, Elizabeth M. Cespedes Feliciano, Matthew Allison, Susan Sturgeon, Oleg Zaslavsky, Katie L. Stone, Heather M. Ochs-Balcom, Yasmin Mossavar-Rahmani, Tracy E. Crane, Monica Aggarwal, Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller and Thomas E. Rohan
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:228
  25. Diabetes is associated with microvascular and macrovascular complications. Although it is less recognized, diabetes also has an important role in the development of musculoskeletal disorders. Our objective was...

    Authors: Sofia Dimitri-Pinheiro, Beatriz Serpa Pinto, Madalena Pimenta, João Sérgio Neves and Davide Carvalho
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:227
  26. Decreased baroreflex sensitivity (BRS) has been shown to be a marker of cardiovascular (CV) risk. In the present study, the difference in CV risk biomarkers in type 2 diabetes (T2D) patients receiving oral ant...

    Authors: A. Naga Sailaja, Nivedita Nanda, B. S. Suryanarayana and G. K. Pal
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:226
  27. Acceptance of diabetes is a psychological adaptation to the potential limitations of the disease. Poor acceptance of diabetes impairs effective self-management of diabetes, leading to worsening metabolic contr...

    Authors: Tahereh Najafi Ghezeljeh, Hamid Sharif Nia, Hossein Bagheri, Ali Abbasi, Sahar Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki, Hossein Amiri Largani and João Marôco
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:225
  28. Globally, many reproductive aged women are affected by polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), which is a common endocrine and metabolic disorder that is linked with adipose dysfunction and chronic low-grade infla...

    Authors: Stephanie E. Areloegbe, Mmenyene U. Peter, Mosunmola B. Oyeleke and Kehinde S. Olaniyi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:224
  29. Previous studies have been reported that vitamin D deficiency increased the risk of metabolic syndrome (MetS). Nonetheless, the exact mechanisms underlying this association is unclear. Besides, inflammation an...

    Authors: Zeinab Khademi, Soudabeh Hamedi-Shahraki and Farshad Amirkhizi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:223
  30. Florida Firefighters experience a higher risk of thyroid cancer than non-firefighters. This study examines whether the histologic types and tumor stage of thyroid cancer is different among firefighters compare...

    Authors: Kemi Ogunsina, Tulay Koru-Sengul, Valentina Rodriguez, Alberto J. Caban-Martinez, Natasha Schaefer-Solle, Soyeon Ahn, Erin N. Kobetz, Monique N. Hernandez and David J. Lee
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:222
  31. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in women globally. Recent studies have reported that the minor allele (C allele) for melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R) rs17782313 may be related to the i...

    Authors: Dorsa Hosseininasab, Atieh Mirzababaei, Faezeh Abaj, Roya Firoozi, Cain C. T. Clark and Khadijeh Mirzaei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:221
  32. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a well-known independent risk factor for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, research exploring the association between blood glucose management and the risk ...

    Authors: Yilian Xie, Weiliang Kong, Xuepeng Wang and Zhouxiao Wu
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:220
  33. Type 2 Diabetes Miletus (T2DM) is a public health burdens that alarmingly increases and leads to morbidity and mortality over the last decades globally. Its management is multifaceted and adherence to diabetic...

    Authors: Jean de Dieu Murwanashyaka, Albert Ndagijimana, Emmanuel Biracyaza, François Xavier Sunday and Maryse Umugwaneza
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:219
  34. The rapid and accurate detection of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) receptor antibodies has always been an urgent need for the clinical diagnosis and management of Graves’ disease (GD). We aimed to evaluate ...

    Authors: Tianqi Liu, Xiuying Zhang, Li Long, Lingli Zhou, Jing Chen, Meng Li, Ying Gao, Xianghai Zhou, Xueyao Han and Linong Ji
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:218
  35. The data on lipid profile differences between primary aldosteronism (PA) and essential hypertension (EH) patients are inconsistent and inconclusive. Most studies reported lower levels of lipid profiles in PA t...

    Authors: Worapaka Manosroi, Pitchaporn Phudphong, Pichitchai Atthakomol and Mattabhorn Phimphilai
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:217
  36. Body Fat percentage (BFP) and body mass index (BMI) are used to measure obesity-related metabolic syndrome risk. The present study aimed to determine the values of percent body Fat and body mass index for pred...

    Authors: Marzieh Shukohifar, Zohre Mozafari, Masoud Rahmanian and Masoud Mirzaei
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:216
  37. Utilising coping strategies to reduce and manage the intensity of negative and distressing emotions caused by diabetes is essential. However, little is known about the use of coping strategies among people liv...

    Authors: Given Hapunda
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:215
  38. The internal workings ofmachine learning algorithms are complex and considered as low-interpretation "black box" models, making it difficult for domain experts to understand and trust these complex models. The...

    Authors: Yan Zhang, Xiaoxu Zhang, Jaina Razbek, Deyang Li, Wenjun Xia, Liangliang Bao, Hongkai Mao, Mayisha Daken and Mingqin Cao
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:214
  39. A healthy lifestyle decreases the risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus. The current cross-sectional study aimed to describe self-reported lifestyle behaviours and compare them to current health guidelin...

    Authors: Marieke De Craemer, Vicky Van Stappen, Ruben Brondeel, Violeta Iotova, Nevena Chakarova, Imre Rurik, Jaana Lindström, Jemina Kivelä, Luis Alberto Moreno, Christina Mavrogianni, Yannis Manios and Greet Cardon
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:213
  40. Insulin resistance (IR) evolved from excessive energy intake and poor energy expenditure, affecting the patient's quality of life. Amino acid and acylcarnitine metabolomic profiles have identified consistent p...

    Authors: Babak Arjmand, Saeed Ebrahimi Fana, Erfan Ghasemi, Ameneh Kazemi, Robabeh Ghodssi-Ghassemabadi, Hojat Dehghanbanadaki, Niloufar Najjar, Ardeshir Kakaii, Katayoon Forouzanfar, Ensieh Nasli-Esfahani, Farshad Farzadfar, Bagher Larijani and Farideh Razi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:212
  41. Obesity is an important risk factor for hyperuricemia. We aimed to explore the relationship between perirenal fat thickness (PrFT) and paranephric fat thickness (PnFT) and serum uric acid (SUA) in patients wit...

    Authors: Yuxian Yang, Yan Ma, Yanan Cheng, Yuechao Xu, Yuan Fang, Jing Ke and Dong Zhao
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:210
  42. Sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors are a novel class of anti-hyperglycemic agents. Although several cases of perioperative euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis have been linked to these medications, the ass...

    Authors: Yudai Iwasaki, Yusuke Sasabuchi, Sho Horikita, Taku Furukawa, Junji Shiotsuka, Alan Kawarai Lefor and Masamitsu Sanui
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:209
  43. South-Asian immigrants to Western countries have a high prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and increased adipose tissue insulin resistance (AT-IR), as compared to their Western counterparts. Fetuin-...

    Authors: Sindre Lee-Ødegård, Thor Ueland, Per M. Thorsby, Pål Aukrust, Annika E. Michelsen, Bente Halvorsen, Christian A. Drevon and Kåre I. Birkeland
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:208
  44. In view of the growing global prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D), detection of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in the early stages is necessary to reduce the risk of developing diabetes, prevent the progressi...

    Authors: Elnaz Ghoreishi, Seyedeh Zahra Shahrokhi, Faranak Kazerouni and Ali Rahimipour
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:207
  45. Male sexual dysfunction in diabetes is often an unrevealed clinical issue. Though many publications report the prevalence, there is limited data on its associations, impact, and health-seeking behaviour. The o...

    Authors: Nipun Lakshitha de Silva, Tharaka Athukorala, Jayathra Liyana Gamage, Gaya Katulanda, Prasad de Silva, Manilka Sumanatilleke and Noel Somasundaram
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:206
  46. Pheochromocytomas are neoplasms originating from neuroectodermal chromaffin cells leading to excess catecholamine production. They are notorious for causing a triad of headaches, palpitations, and sweats. Thou...

    Authors: Sankalp P. Patel, Medjine Jarbath, Lauren Saravis, Peter Senada, David H. Lindner, Robert A. Grossman and Ricardo A. Francosadud
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:205
  47. Immune checkpoint proteins have not been fully examined in follicular cell-derived thyroid carcinoma and medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma (ATC) is one of the most aggressive carc...

    Authors: Tadao Nakazawa, Takuya Nagasaka, Keita Yoshida, Atsuko Hasegawa, Feng Guo, Di Wu, Kenzo Hiroshima and Ryohei Katoh
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:204
  48. To investigate whether false-positive early gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) women can be managed similarly as normal glucose tolerance (NGT) women.

    Authors: Sayuri Nakanishi, Shigeru Aoki, Ryosuke Shindo, Soichiro Obata, Junko Kasai and Etsuko Miyagi
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:203
  49. With the continuous improvement of people's living standards, the incidence of hyperuricemia (HUA) is increasing globally. The prevalence of HUA ranged in terms of region, race, and age. This study aims to inv...

    Authors: Dunmin She, Yongliang Wang, Jing Liu, Na Luo, Shangyong Feng, Ying Li, Jin Xu, Shichun Xie, Yan Zhu, Ying Xue and Zhenwen Zhang
    Citation: BMC Endocrine Disorders 2022 22:202

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