In this video from UCSD TV, Robert Baron, MD, MS, UCSF Professor of Medicine, Vice Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine, and Director of the UCSF Weight Management Program, discusses the causes and effects of the epidemic of obesity and diabetes.
The field of medical technology is constantly expanding and changing requiring new equipment to be used in a variety of ways. That effort has been brought under one roof at Massachusetts General Hospital thanks in part to the efforts of one generous and appreciative patient.
A cardiovascular disease risk equation has been developed that can be recalibrated for application in different countries, according to a report published online March 25 in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.
African-Americans have a moderately high prevalence of subclinical disease, which is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to a study published online March 12 in Diabetes Care.