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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Systemic Angiotensinogen Concentrations Are Independently Associated With Left Ventricular Diastolic Function in a Community Sample

Aletta M E Millen, Angela J Woodiwiss, Monica Gomes, Frederic Michel and Gavin R Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

January 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5733 words.

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BACKGROUND

Left ventricular (LV) diastolic dysfunction characterizes heart failure with a preserved...

Aldosterone-to-Renin Ratio and the Relationship Between Urinary Salt Excretion and Blood Pressure in a Community of African Ancestry

Leon Scott, Angela J. Woodiwiss, Muzi J. Maseko, Demetri G.A. Veliotes, Olebogeng H.I. Majane, Janice Paiker, Pinhas Sareli and Gavin R. Norton.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5008 words.

Background

Although aldosterone influences the effect of salt intake on blood pressure (BP), the extent to which this occurs at a population level is...

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Reproductive Hormone Levels Predict Changes in Frailty Status in Community-Dwelling Older Men: European Male Ageing Study Prospective Data

Agnieszka Swiecicka, Robert J A H Eendebak, Mark Lunt, Terence W O’Neill, György Bartfai, Felipe F Casanueva, Gianni Forti, Aleksander Giwercman, Thang S Han, Jolanta Slowikowska-Hilczer, Michael E J Lean, Neil Pendleton, Margus Punab, Dirk Vanderschueren, Ilpo T Huhtaniemi, Frederick C W Wu and Martin K Rutter.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 6142 words.

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Context

Clinical sequelae of androgen deficiency share common features with frailty. Evidence supporting...

Clinical features, lifestyle management, and glycaemic targets in type 2 diabetes mellitus

David Matthews, Usha Ayyagari and Pamela Dyson.

in Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4686 words.

Type 2 diabetes—previously named ‘maturity-onset diabetes’ or ‘non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus’—was, in the past, generally diagnosed in individuals over the age of 40 years old,...

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Epidemiology of thyroid disease and swelling

Mark P. J. Vanderpump.

in Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 11045 words.

Thyroid disorders are among the most prevalent of medical conditions. Their manifestations vary considerably from area to area and are determined principally by the availability of iodine...

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Androgen misuse and abuse

David J. Handelsman.

in Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3074 words.

The Nobel prize-winning identification of testosterone as the mammalian male sex hormone in 1935 was the culmination of an ancient pursuit to learn how the testis was responsible for...

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Obesity as a health problem

Stefan Rossner.

in Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 1835 words.

Obesity is defined as an excess of body fat that is sufficient to adversely affect health. The prevalence of obesity has been difficult to study because many countries have had their own...

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Familial hypercholesterolaemia

Gilbert R. Thompson.

in Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5512 words.

Familial hypercholesterolaemia (OMIM 143890) is characterized by hypercholesterolaemia from birth, with the subsequent development of cutaneous and tendon xanthomas and premature onset of...

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Diabetes in different ethnic groups

Dr Rowan Hillson.

in Diabetes Care

February 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes; Allied Health Professions. 3669 words.

Introduction - Communication - Asian communities - African and Caribbean communities - Complementary therapies - Fasting - Complications of diabetes - Refugees - Summary.

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A Rule, a Roadmap, and a Request for Early Career Reviewers of the Endocrinology Community

Teresa K Woodruff.

in Endocrinology

P ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 991 words.

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Oxford Handbook of Diabetes Nursing

Edited by Lorraine Avery and Sue Beckwith.

December 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes; Nursing Skills. 400 pages.

The Oxford Handbook of Diabetes Nursing provides a comprehensive overview of diabetes care. It compiles evidence, information and guidance on the area making it an essential tool for...

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Challenges to Reshape the Future of Type 1 Diabetes Research

David Bleich and David H Wagner.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 3018 words.

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Immunotherapy trials to prevent type 1 diabetes have been unsuccessful for >15 years....

Dose-Dependent Effects of Intranasal Insulin on Resting-State Brain Activity

Stephanie Kullmann, Ralf Veit, Andreas Peter, Rolf Pohmann, Klaus Scheffler, Hans-Ulrich Häring, Andreas Fritsche, Hubert Preissl and Martin Heni.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 6542 words.

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Insulin action in the human brain influences eating behavior, cognition, and whole-body...

High Androgens in Postmenopausal Women and the Risk for Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease: The Rotterdam Study

Cindy Meun, Oscar H Franco, Klodian Dhana, Loes Jaspers, Taulant Muka, Yvonne Louwers, M Arfan Ikram, Bart C J M Fauser, Maryam Kavousi and Joop S E Laven.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 5488 words.

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is closely linked to hyperandrogenism (HA). In PCOS, HA has been...

Long-Term Testosterone Administration on Insulin Sensitivity in Older Men With Low or Low-Normal Testosterone Levels

Grace Huang, Karol M Pencina, Zhuoying Li, Shehzad Basaria, Shalender Bhasin, Thomas G Travison, Thomas W Storer, S Mitchell Harman and Panayiotis Tsitouras.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 5270 words.

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Background

Serum testosterone levels and insulin sensitivity both decrease with age. Severe testosterone...

Longitudinal Trajectories of Gestational Thyroid Function: A New Approach to Better Understand Changes in Thyroid Function

Victor Pop, Maarten Broeren, Hennie Wijnen, Joyce Endendijk, Anneloes van Baar, Wilmar Wiersinga and Graham R Williams.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 8228 words.

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Most studies of thyroid function changes during pregnancy use a cross-sectional design comparing...

Ghrelin and Peptide YY Change During Puberty: Relationships With Adolescent Growth, Development, and Obesity

Hoi Lun Cheng, Amanda Sainsbury, Frances Garden, Myuran Sritharan, Karen Paxton, Georgina Luscombe, Catherine Hawke and Katharine Steinbeck.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 6523 words.

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Pubertal adolescents show strong appetites. How this is mediated is unclear, but ghrelin and...

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine

Murray Longmore, Ian Wilkinson, Andrew Baldwin and Elizabeth Wallin.

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Haematology; Infectious Diseases; Neurology; Radiation Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Rheumatology; Surgery; Public Health and Epidemiology; Epidemiology; Radiology; Emergency Medicine. 920 pages.

Now in its ninth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine continues to be the definitive guide to medicine. The culmination over 25 years of experience at the bedside and in the...

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