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Diabetes in Indians – Potential Solutions: Primary Prevention a Way Forward?
A Ramachandran, MD, PhD, DSc, FRCP, Dr A. Ramachandran’s Diabetes Hospitals, India
Prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing globally, but the change is very significant in developing countries such as India, wh...
Dr.Hamdy discusses why he got involved in the tDNA project
Dr. Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD, FACE
Dr. Hamdy recounts why he got involved in the transcultural Diabetes Nutrition Algorithm (tDNA) project. He discusses the importan...
Evidence Supporting the Role of Specialized Nutrition in Recovery
Refaat Hegazi, MD, PhD, MS, MPH, ABPNS, Medical Director, Abbott Nutrition, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Malnutrition is associated with illness, injury, and hospitalization. Malnutrition negatively impacts patient outcomes including ...
GI Surgeries: Improve Clinical and Economic Outcomes
Julie K. Marosky Thacker, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Duke University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Advanced Oncologic and GI Surgery Durham, North Carolina, USA
Perioperative medicine is a relatively new field with less scientific proof than one might think. Dr Thacker opened the 115th Abb...
Global Initiatives to Address Malnutrition: feedM.E. and Alliance
Kelly A. Tappenden, PhD, RD, FASPEN
Malnutrition continues to go unrecognized and untreated in both in-hospital and post-hospital settings. In 2010, only 3.2% of pati...

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