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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-3634/1410108

The Novel Use of a Group Event for Young Adults with Diabetes to Promote Completion of Essential Diabetes Checks and Diabetes Education

Ravikumar Ravindran, Kofi Obuobie, Sian Ward and Elaine Hibbert Jones

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: May 27, 2019

To use Group learning event as an opportunity to bring young people with diabetes together, improve patient education, peer to peer learning of common themes, assess the satisfaction of the participants with regards to the services being offered and completion of Diabetes annual review checks. The event was conducted in the afternoon over 3 hours with refreshments being offered....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-3634/1410107

Pancreatic Autoantibodies in Sudanese Children with Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Yahya Rabab Mahdi, Urwa Hashim and Abdullah MA

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: May 13, 2019

Immunepositive type one diabetes mellitus is the commonest cause of diabetes in children worldwide. Seronegative cases are said to be more common among black Africans. In a previous study in Sudan 46% of cases were found to have positive GAD antibodies. The aim of this study was to find out the prdevalence of pancreatic autoantibodies among multiethnic group of newly diagnosed Sudanese children by testing for multiple antibodies and to see how common are seronegative cases as reported in black A...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-3634/1410106

Prevalence of Proteinuria among Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Dhamar Governorate, Yemen

Abdulqawi Ali Al-Shammak, Abdullatif Daiffallah Ali and Hussein Al Jermozy

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: May 09, 2019

Diabetic nephropathy remains the most common cause of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) worldwide. Microalbuminuria is the first clinical sign of renal dysfunction in patients with diabetes mellitus. A urine total protein: creatinine ratio (TPCR) is a convenient and inexpensive measure of proteinuria and could be used to predict the presence of microalbuminuria in diabetic patients. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and associated risk factors of proteinuria among type-2 diabetic p...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-3634/1410105

Effects of Fractionated Neem Leaf Extract (IRC) on Blood Glucose Level in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Wistar Rats

Okpe Aaron C, Shu Elvis N, Nwadike kenneth I, Udeinya Iroka J, Nubila, Nkoyo I and Aniagor Ebele N

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: April 04, 2019

This study evaluated the hypoglycaemic effects of fractionated neem leaf extract (IRC) on alloxan induced diabetic wistar rats. IRC dissolved in phosphate buffered saline (PBS) PH 7.2 was administered as 50 mg/kg, 500 mg/kg, 1000 mg/kg, 2000 mg/kg single doses and 5 mg/kg, 50 mg/kg, 250 mg/kg and 500 mg/kg repeated doses in the diabetic rats while in the normoglycaemic rats 100 mg/kg and 250 mg/kg were used respectively. The positive control groups received single and repeated doses of glibencla...

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