COVID-19 and diabetes are currently two global pandemics. Epidemiological studies indicate that diabetes is the second most common comorbidity in COVID-19. This review aims to summarize currently available data about […]» Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the proliferation of a highly contagious and frequently fatal pneumonia around the world. COVID-19 has severely affected Italy, and at the onset of this crisis, […]» Read more
Diabetes management and specific considerations for patients with diabetes during coronavirus diseases pandemic: A scoping review.
The global pandemic of coronavirus (COVID-19) affects almost all countries in the world, which potentially alter diabetes management. Many diabetes patients are experiencing barrier of care due to the policy […]» Read more
The Relationship between Diabetes Mellitus and COVID-19 Prognosis: A Retrospective Cohort Study in Wuhan, China.
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an emerging infectious disease, first appeared in Wuhan, China, and quickly spread throughout the world. We aimed to understand the relationship between diabetes mellitus and […]» Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has added an enormous toll to the existing challenge of diabetes care world-wide. A large proportion of patients with COVID-19 requiring hospitalization and/or succumbing to the disease […]» Read more
Coronavirus lockdown effect on type 1 diabetes management οn children wearing insulin pump equipped with continuous glucose monitoring system.
On the 10th of March, Greece imposed the closure of schools and universities and a full lockdown a few days later in order to counter the spread of the coronavirus […]» Read more
Risk and predictors of in-hospital mortality from COVID-19 in patients with diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Diabetes mellitus (DM) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) are present in a large number of patients with novel Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). We aimed to determine the risk and predictors of […]» Read more
Fasting blood glucose at admission is an independent predictor for 28-day mortality in patients with COVID-19 without previous diagnosis of diabetes: a multi-centre retrospective study.
Hyperglycaemia is associated with an elevated risk of mortality in community-acquired pneumonia, stroke, acute myocardial infarction, trauma and surgery, among other conditions. In this study, we examined the relationship between […]» Read more
Although T2DM patients with COVID-19 develop a more severe condition compared to those without diabetes, the mechanisms for this are unknown. Moreover, the impact of treatment with anti-hyperglycemic drugs and […]» Read more
Data show that vitamin D deficiency may play a role in patients with diabetes mellitus and COVID-19 infection. In this article, we review evidence of vitamin D deficiency and COVID-19 […]» Read more
Usefulness and safety of remote continuous glucose monitoring for a severe COVID-19 patient with diabetes.
Diabetes is associated with mortality and severity of COVID-19. Protecting against infection in healthcare workers at high risk of COVID-19 are critical. This report investigates the usefulness and safety of […]» Read more
To describe characteristics of COVID-19 patients with type 2 diabetes and to analyze risk factors for severity.Demographics, comorbidities, symptoms, laboratory findings, treatments and outcomes of COVID-19 patients with diabetes were […]» Read more
Challenging Issues in the Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Diabetes During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Review of Current Literature.
The COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 2020. Many patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection have underlying chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and hypertension. Patient-related outcomes are worse if there […]» Read more
How do we recover from COVID-19? Helping diabetes teams foresee and prepare for the psychological harms.
The scale of the COVID-19 pandemic is entirely unprecedented. However, as depicted in Fig. 1, evidence from previous large-scale disasters indicates that following a first wave of admissions and deaths […]» Read more
The effect of diabetes on mortality of COVID-19: A protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) is a very serious and urgent infectious disease. With the development of global economy and the improvement of living standard, the incidence of diabetes is increasing […]» Read more
COVID-19 and diabetes are both pandemics with major impacts on global public health. While the response to COVID-19 has been rapid and progressive to reduce risk of harm, the response […]» Read more
With the accumulation of observational data showing association of metabolic comorbidities with adverse outcomes from COVID-19, there is a need to disentangle the contributions of pre-existing macro- and microvascular disease, […]» Read more
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. The disease severity in 2019 novel coronavirus (Covid 19) infection has varied from mild self-limiting flu-like illness to fulminant pneumonia, […]» Read more
School and pre-school children with type 1 diabetes during covid-19 quarantine: the synergic effect of parental care and technology.
Management of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) poses numerous challenges, especially for young children and their families. Parental care positively influencesthe outcomesofchildren with T1D, while there are often criticisms in school […]» Read more
The coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) has been designated as a highly contagious infectious disease caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) since December 2019, when an outbreak of pneumonia […]» Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic creates a challenge in the provision of care for patients with diabetes. Furthermore, those with uncontrolled diabetes are at a higher risk for complications due to COVID-19. […]» Read more
Association of diabetes and hypertension with disease severity in covid-19 patients: a systematic literature review and exploratory meta-analysis.
The novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19), now a worldwide public health concern is associated with varied fatality. Patients with chronic underlying conditions like diabetes and hypertension have shown worst outcomes. The […]» Read more
The present observational study aims to describe the political actions in place to fight COVID-19 in the South and Central America region (SACA) while protecting individuals with diabetes.A survey with […]» Read more
The present study aims atidentifying main barriers faced by people living with diabetes in Brazil during the COVID-19 pandemic.In a convenience sampling study, data were collected from 1701 individuals, aged […]» Read more
The accuracy of haemoglobin A1c as a screening and diagnostic test for gestational diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of test accuracy studies.
Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with adverse pregnancy complications. Accurate screening and diagnosis of gestational diabetes are critical to treatment, and in a pandemic scenario like coronavirus disease 2019 […]» Read more
Anti-PD-1 Therapy Associated Type 1 Diabetes in a Pediatric Patient With Relapsed Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) perturb T-cell regulatory pathways to enhance antitumor immunity. However, an increase reporting of ICI-associated diabetes is observed in adults. To our knowledge, no cases have been […]» Read more
Mannose-Binding Lectin and Risk of Cardiovascular Events and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes: A Danish Cohort Study.
Mannose-binding lectin (MBL) is linked to risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in diabetes, but the nature of the association is unclear. We investigated the association between MBL and the risk […]» Read more
Correction to: Phenotypic characteristics and prognosis of inpatients with COVID-19 and diabetes: the CORONADO study.
The authors regret a mistake in Table 1. Click here to read the full article @ Diabetologia» Read more
Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Diabetes: The Epidemic and the Korean Diabetes Association Perspective.
Diabetes has been associated with more severe outcomes and higher mortality in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients compare to morbidity and mortality in patients without diabetes. Several mechanisms may play […]» Read more
Key Strategies for Clinical Management and Improvement of Healthcare Services for Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Patients in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Settings: Recommendations From the REPROGRAM Consortium.
Patients with cardiovascular disease and diabetes are at potentially higher risk of infection and fatality due to COVID-19. Given the social and economic costs associated with disability due to these […]» Read more