• This Program encompasses basic, clinical and translational research on the pathophysiology and treatment of diabetic complications that apply to multiple tissues and organ systems. (nih.gov)
  • Complications that occur primarily during childbirth are termed obstetric labor complications , and problems that occur primarily after childbirth are termed puerperal disorders . (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic complications occur due to a mix of microangiopathy , macrovascular disease and immune dysfunction in the form of autoimmune disease or poor immune response, most of which are difficult to manage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis is a life-threatening complication of type 1 diabetes (though rare, it can occur in people with type 2 diabetes ) that occurs when the body produces high levels of ketones due to lack of insulin. (rxlist.com)
  • Complications that arise from animal bites are uncommon, but if they do occur they can be serious. (hse.ie)
  • Myocardial infarction complications may occur immediately following a heart attack (in the acute phase), or may need time to develop (a chronic problem). (wikipedia.org)
  • After an infarction, an obvious complication is a second infarction, which may occur in the domain of another atherosclerotic coronary artery, or in the same zone if there are any live cells left in the infarct. (wikipedia.org)
  • A complication that may occur in the acute setting soon after a myocardial infarction or in the weeks following is cardiogenic shock. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chinese physicians believe that medicinal herbs are effective in alleviating symptoms and preventing complications. (cochrane.org)
  • Vaginal hysterectomies are associated with fewer complications than the abdominal procedure, probably due to the use of prophylactic antibiotics. (news-medical.net)
  • Last week, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) closed a consultation on its draft medical technology guidance on the use of a device to assess the potentially serious complication of unexplained vaginal wetness in pregnancy. (prweb.com)
  • Reuters Health) - Vaginal laser treatments may help relieve problems associated with menopause, like dryness, pain and sexual dysfunction, but the safety of this technique is not clear, suggest the authors of a small study describing complications including scarring and penetration injuries. (reuters.com)
  • Although diagnostic catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) are done by skin puncture rather than incision, and under local rather than general anesthesia, they can cause a variety of adverse events, ranging from minor problems without long-term sequelae to major complications requiring immediate corrective action. (uptodate.com)
  • See 'Periprocedural complications of percutaneous coronary intervention' . (uptodate.com)
  • It is a relatively safe procedure with a low overall complication rate. (hindawi.com)
  • Do the complications decrease or increase according to the type of surgical procedure that is used? (healthcentral.com)
  • Which procedure has the least complications? (healthcentral.com)
  • Intraoperative and early postoperative complications are usually not seen in Emergency Departments (ED) as they are identified and managed by abortion providers during or immediately following the procedure. (nih.gov)
  • While most venepuncture and fingerstick procedures are simple and incident-free, complications may arise due to either the patient's health or a phlebotomist not following the correct draw procedure. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Specific Complications of the Radial Approach: How to avoid them, Yves Louvard, Thierry Lefèvre and Marie-Claude Morice Section C During the procedure 6. (routledge.com)
  • The extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) procedure, like any other surgical procedure, has certain potential risks and complications associated with it. (spine-health.com)
  • Complications following CEA can be related to underlying cardiovascular disease or other comorbid conditions, or to the technique of performing carotid endarterectomy. (uptodate.com)
  • Doctors have long considered type 1 diabetes a small blood vessel problem, so they have traditionally not focused on the potential large blood vessel complications, such as cardiovascular disease," lead author Georgia Pambianco, said in a statement. (redorbit.com)
  • People taking hydroxyurea are checked often by a doctor to prevent complications, including an increased risk of infections. (cdc.gov)
  • Non-modifiable risk factors of diabetic complications are type of diabetes, age of onset, and genetic factors, both protective and predisposing have been found. (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally fit patients have a very low risk of complications following anesthesia. (news-medical.net)
  • Smoking, obesity and heart/lung infections carry the highest risk of anesthetic complications. (news-medical.net)
  • The risk of complications, especially of post-operative hemorrhage which is the major one, decreases with age, and is 46 percent higher in the presence of fibroids. (news-medical.net)
  • The risk of complications doubles with laparoscopic procedures. (news-medical.net)
  • A diagnosis of diabetes immediately increases the risk of developing various clinical complications that are largely irreversible and due to microvascular or macrovascular disease. (bmj.com)
  • Duration of diabetes is an important factor in the pathogenesis of complications, but other risk factors-for example, hypertension, cigarette smoking, and hypercholesterolaemia-interact with diabetes to affect the clinical course of microangiopathy and macroangiopathy. (bmj.com)
  • Relation between glycaemic control (Hb A1c ) and risk of progression of microvascular complications (retinopathy) and severe hypoglycaemia in patients with type 1 diabetes. (bmj.com)
  • Read on to learn more about these complications and how you can reduce your risk of developing them. (healthline.com)
  • Additional health complications such as blindness, diabetic neuropathy and increased risk of heart disease among diabetics pose a far-reaching medical challenge. (angelfire.com)
  • This section of the wellness library lists all the available articles we have posted so far on the subject of diabetes-related complications as well as statistic on teen diabetes and other health information of interest to those at risk for developing this condition. (angelfire.com)
  • The risk of producing a major complication (death, myocardial infarction, or major embolization) during diagnostic cardiac catheterization is generally well below 1 percent. (uptodate.com)
  • Severe peripheral artery disease is a risk factor for all of the major complications. (uptodate.com)
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis has a high mortality (death rate) and risk of complications. (rxlist.com)
  • Patients taking blood thinners, aspirin and certain other drugs are also at increased risk of this complication. (livestrong.com)
  • A new study published online in October 2012 confirms that people with AS are at risk for complications such as sleep problems, depression, and anxiety. (spineuniverse.com)
  • There is some evidence and many suspect that time spent in this range may be more important than your HbA1c in determining risk for complications. (diabetesdaily.com)
  • Beginning in the 1980s, and especially in the 1990s, many studies identified specific risk factors for pregnancy complications and proposed best-practice management guidelines. (hon.ch)
  • Mehta called the findings "very encouraging," but said more research is needed to further reduce the risk of complications and death among pregnant women with lupus. (hon.ch)
  • We repeated analyses with controls for measures of family history and social risk that could predispose to perinatal complications and accelerated aging, and for measures of poor health taken in between birth and the age-38 follow-up. (aappublications.org)
  • Women are at greater risk of complications and are less likely to receive appropriate shocks from their implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) than men. (medpagetoday.com)
  • A deficiency of vitamin B1 (thiamine) in people with diabetes could increase the risk of complications such as heart disease, kidney disease, retinopathy and nerve damage. (diabetes.org.uk)
  • We would not advise that people look to vitamin supplements to reduce their risk of complications at this stage. (diabetes.org.uk)
  • Babies born before 32 weeks and weighing less than 3.3 pounds (1,500 grams) have an increased risk of developing complications as newborns. (americanpregnancy.org)
  • The major complications of chronic, uncompensated venous insufficiency w encompass a distinctive series of dermatologie changes usually developing in the skin and subcutaneous tissues of the lower leg and ankle. (springer.com)
  • There are several potential complications related to venipuncture. (livestrong.com)
  • Tibial tubercle fractures represent high-energy injuries with potential complications such as compartment syndrome and/or vascular compromise. (medscape.com)
  • [ 13 ] Diabetes complications with the highest prevalence and greatest cost to the Canadian health care system are predominantly chronic and include stroke, myocardial infarction, kidney failure, lower limb amputations and vision loss. (medscape.com)
  • Cardiac arrest and kidney failure are all known complications. (rxlist.com)
  • The emergency physician must ask the timing of the abortion, whether it was performed by an appropriate abortion provider at the appropriate facility, and whether any intraoperative or early postoperative complications took place. (nih.gov)
  • The authors used the Health Services Commission data from Manitoba, Canada to identify complications resulting from hysterectomy, cholecystectomy, and prostatectomy which led to hospital readmissions. (rand.org)
  • Perinatal complications, including both maternal and neonatal complications, were assessed in the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study cohort ( N = 1037), a 38-year, prospective longitudinal study of a representative birth cohort. (aappublications.org)
  • Though uncommon, complications of circumcision do represent a significant percentage of cases seen by pediatric urologists. (hindawi.com)
  • A study suggests that complications are uncommon after single or double mastectomy and immediate reconstruction, though women who had double mastectomy did have more complications than women who had single mastectomy. (breastcancer.org)
  • The complications of correct treatment of intravascular infections are those that one would expect with long-term high-dose antibiotic therapy. (springer.com)
  • Results: Extensive information was obtained from the various sources which formed the basis of this article highlighting especially the complications which include infections and lymphangiosarcoma resulting from long-standing untreated lymphedema.Conclusion: Since management of the condition is possible, patients are encouraged to seek early treatment when they experience any form of swelling. (scirp.org)
  • Similarly, in the UK prospective diabetes study of patients with type 2 diabetes, an intensive glucose control policy that lowered glycated haemoglobin concentrations by an average of 0.9% compared with conventional treatment (median Hb A1c 7.0% v 7.9%) resulted in a 25% reduction in the overall microvascular complication rate. (bmj.com)
  • We report an interventional case series of two patients who suffered multiple complications after NewColorIris implantation carried out in Panama. (nih.gov)
  • Spurred by promising early findings, researchers are investigating whether drugs currently approved to treat heart disease can also prevent or reduce complications from Covid-19 and help hospitalized patients recover sooner. (wsj.com)
  • Overall, the findings confirm data from the randomized, controlled DEFINITE and SCD-HeFT trials that pointed to the existence of gender differences in ICD outcomes, and imply that physicians and patients should consider the lower rate of appropriate therapy and higher complication rates in women when making decisions about ICD implantation, Lee and colleagues wrote. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Type 1 diabetes is complicated-and if you don't manage it properly, there are complications, both short-term and long-term. (endocrineweb.com)
  • Basically, if you work to avoid the short-term complications, you'll also be doing some long-range planning and avoiding the complications listed in this section. (endocrineweb.com)
  • If you have been diagnosed with this condition, in addition to whatever drugs your doctor might prescribe, ask about beneficial foods for the diabetic and lifestyle adjustments to help your body fight diabetes-related complications . (angelfire.com)
  • The physical complications are abundant in drug addicts depending on the drug which the abuser is used to. (streetdirectory.com)
  • Those of us who have diabetes tend to accept, albeit reluctantly, that we have or may get the physical complications that can come with it. (mendosa.com)
  • Do Long-term Inflations Reduce the Occurrence of Acute Complications after Coronary Balloon Angioplasty? (springer.com)
  • A clean tracheostomy site, good tracheostomy tube care and regular examination of the airway by an otolaryngologist should minimize the occurrence of any of these complications. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Is there anything I can do to decrease the chances of complications? (healthcentral.com)
  • Management and prevention of complications during specific interventions: intravascular ultrasound, intracoronary Doppler, Manel Sabaté, Eulogio García, Carlos Macaya 12. (routledge.com)
  • The major long-term studies of diabetes, particularly the DCCT and EDIC , have found that people with diabetes who can keep their HbA1c below 7% experience significantly fewer complications. (diabetesdaily.com)
  • Most importantly, even a few years of better blood sugars can pay off with fewer complications even decades later. (diabetesdaily.com)
  • Such a situation needs prompt diagnoses and treatment to avoid complications for the baby. (medindia.net)
  • Optimal patient preparation and selection to avoid complications, Richard J. Gumina and David R. Holmes, Jr 3. (routledge.com)
  • [ 21 ] Periodontal care has also been associated with reductions in health complications, hospital admissions and overall medical and pharmaceutical costs among diabetics. (medscape.com)
  • There is also evidence that once you get an HbA1c below about 6.5%, genetics play a stronger role in whether or not you develop complications. (diabetesdaily.com)
  • Some people who have lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus, or SLE) develop complications with internal organs, such as the kidney, heart or lungs. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Treatments are available that can prevent complications and lengthen the lives of those who have this condition. (cdc.gov)
  • Preventing high glucose can prevent complications from developing. (medicalnewstoday.com)