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  • reduces
  • This restricts blood flow throughout your body and reduces the oxygen and nutrient supply to your cells so they do not heal properly. (lark.com)
  • sugars
  • The most common cause of a difference between A1C and fingersticks is that the fingersticks are not frequent enough, or are not at the right times to catch the elevated blood sugars that are jacking your A1C to higher levels. (sharecare.com)
  • But if your A1C is high, there are some high blood sugars lurking somewhere. (sharecare.com)
  • From 1999-2011, an estimated 404,000 patients were hospitalized for low blood sugars compared to 280,000 hospitalized for high blood sugars. (dietdoctor.com)
  • ACP's
  • While ACP's guidance is only one additional percentage point, this may equate to a difference of nearly 30 points when blood glucose is measured in mg/dl. (endocrine.org)
  • ACP's guidance also does not consider the positive impact of several newer medication classes (SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists) demonstrated in more recent clinical trials to improve mortality and morbidity in high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes. (endocrine.org)
  • ACP's review of the evidence found that IIT with a goal of achieving normal or near-normal blood glucose in patients with or without diabetes does not provide substantial benefits and may lead to harm. (bio-medicine.org)
  • mortality
  • 11 This trial showed that treatment to a target of about 7% with a sulfonylurea and insulin if needed in adults with newly diagnosed diabetes did not reduce the risk of any diabetes-related end point or all-cause mortality after 10 years but was associated with a small absolute reduction in these outcomes after 17 years of follow-up. (endocrinologyadvisor.com)
  • In the case of subjects with type 1 diabetes, in spite of the fact that the CVD rate is significantly lower compared with the population with type 2 diabetes, their relative risk for coronary heart mortality is sevenfold higher than in matched counterparts without the disease ( 4 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Lower blood glucose targets in critically ill cardiac patients are associated with lower 30-day mortality, compared with higher targets. (the-hospitalist.org)
  • SAN DIEGO - Skinniest patients face the highest mortality risk, even more than the obese and overweight. (the-hospitalist.org)
  • Results
  • Results of an A1C test and a blood glucose check don't always match up. (sharecare.com)
  • RESULTS Improvement in mean daily blood glucose (BG) after the first day of therapy was similar between basal-bolus and basal plus groups ( P = 0.16), and both regimens resulted in a lower mean daily BG than did SSI ( P = 0.04). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • urine
  • Above the renal threshold, this re-absorptive mechanism is overwhelmed and progressively more and more glucose spills out into the urine and symptoms may appear. (dietdoctor.com)
  • symptoms
  • As erratic behavior is typical in this age-group, the child care provider may not recognize hypo- or hyperglycemic symptoms and may miss the fact that the behavior is caused by low or high blood glucose levels that may require treatment. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • treatment
  • 8 In addition, more intensive treatment to achieve a lower target is more costly and associated with increased patient burden. (endocrinologyadvisor.com)
  • This targeted drug delivery system could potentially make drug treatment for a variety of gastrointestinal disorders, including bacterial infections, Crohn's disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, more efficient and cheaper, according to Ziaie. (newsmax.com)
  • During each 16-week treatment arm, subjects completed home blood glucose profiles, and at the end of each treatment arm, they were admitted for an overnight metabolic profile. (diabetesjournals.org)