Journal of
Diabetes and Endocrinology

  • Abbreviation: J. Diabetes Endocrinol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2685
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDE
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 65

Table of Content: April 2010; 1(2)

April 2010

Comparison of the glycemic control of insulin and triple oral therapy in type 2 diabetes mellitus

To compare the glycemic control of triple oral therapy with sulfonylurea, metformin and acarbose with insulin in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. This was a prospective observational study, carried out in Sardjito Hospital in Yogyakarta Indonesia, from May 2007 - September 2008. The target population in patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes who failed with oral antidiabetic medications. At baseline and at 3 -month...

Author(s): Tri Murti Andayani, Mohamed Izham Mohamed Ibrahim and Ahmad H. Asdie

April 2010

Prevalence of insulin resistance in obese Cameroonian women

Several studies indicate that obesity is closely related to insulin resistance (IR). However, this relationship has not been adequately explored among Africans. This study aims to evaluate the prevalence of insulin resistance among obese Cameroonian women using some indirect methods for assessment of insulin resistance. We also analysed the correlation between some indices of IR with Triglyceride to HDL cholesterol...

Author(s): Yangoua Mafo Cecile Huguette, Azantsa Kingue Gabin Boris, Ntentié Françoise Raïssa, Ngondi Judith Laure and Oben Julius