Diabetes Core Update Podcasts

Diabetes Core Update is a monthly audio podcast devoted to presenting and discussing the latest clinically relevant articles from the American Diabetes Association’s four scholarly journals – DiabetesDiabetes CareClinical Diabetes, and Diabetes Spectrum. Each episode is approximately 15 minutes long and presents 5-6 recently published articles from ADA journals. Intended for the busy health care professional who has little time to review journal articles in depth, Diabetes Core Update discusses how the latest research and information published in ADA journals are relevant to clinical practice and can be applied in a treatment setting.

Diabetes Core Update audio podcasts are FREE and can be accessed through iTunes or RSS feed (click icons). For more information about RSS feeds, see ADA Journals RSS Feeds. The podcasts are also accessible for listening on your computer or mobile device and can be downloaded below.

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March 24, 2014

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Total Time: 24:19

File Size: 11.7 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in Subjects With Prediabetes and Metabolic Syndrome Treated With Phentermine and Topiramate Extended Release [W.T. Garvey, et al.]

Physical Activity and Risk of All-Cause and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in Diabetic Adults From Great Britain: Pooled Analysis of 10 Population-Based Cohorts  [K.P. Sadarangani, et al.]

Recurrent Subthreshold Depression in Type 2 Diabetes: An Important Risk Factor for Poor Health Outcomes  [N. Schmitz, et al.]

Dietary Sugar and Body Weight: Have We Reached a Crisis in the Epidemic of Obesity and Diabetes?: Health Be Damned! Pour on the Sugar  [G.A. Bray, et al.]

Dietary Sugar and Body Weight: Have We Reached a Crisis in the Epidemic of Obesity and Diabetes?: We Have, but the Pox on Sugar Is Overwrought and Overworked  [R. Kahn, et al.]

Diabetes Prevention in the Real World: Effectiveness of Pragmatic Lifestyle Interventions for the Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes and of the Impact of Adherence to Guideline Recommendations: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis  [A.J. Dunkley, et al.]

Occurrence of Spontaneous Pancreatic Lesions in Normal and Diabetic Rats: A Potential Confounding Factor in the Nonclinical Assessment of GLP-1–Based Therapies  [K.D. Chadwick, et al.]

February 24, 2014

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Total Time: 23:20

File Size: 10.7 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Dapagliflozin Is Effective as Add-on Therapy to Sitagliptin With or Without Metformin: A 24-Week, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study [S.A. Jabbour, et al.]

Does a Patient-Managed Insulin Intensification Strategy With Insulin Glargine and Insulin Glulisine Provide Similar Glycemic Control as a Physician-Managed Strategy? Results of the START (Self-Titration With Apidra to Reach Target) Study: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial  [S.B. Harris, et al.]

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adherence and Depression (CBT-AD) in Patients With Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes  [S.A. Safren, et al.]

Effects of Randomization to Intensive Glucose Control on Adverse Events, Cardiovascular Disease, and Mortality in Older Versus Younger Adults in the ACCORD Trial  [M.E. Miller, et al.]

The Pharmacogenetics of Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review  [N.M. Maruthur, et al.]

January 24, 2014

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Total Time: 20:15

File Size: 9.8 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Initiation and Gradual Intensification of Premixed Insulin Lispro Therapy Versus Basal ± Mealtime Insulin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Eating Light Breakfasts [D. Giugliano, et al.]

Relationship Between Hypoglycemic Episodes and Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases: Silent Hypoglycemias and Silent Arrhythmias  [A. Stahn, et al.]

Caffeinated and Decaffeinated Coffee Consumption and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and a Dose-Response Meta-analysis  [M. Ding, et al.]

Fitness, Fatness, and Survival in Adults With Prediabetes  [P.A. McAuley, et al.]

Severe Hypoglycemia and Cognitive Decline in Older People With Type 2 Diabetes: The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study  [I. Feinkohl, et al.]

Reversal of Early Abnormalities in Glucose Metabolism in Obese Youth: Results of an Intensive Lifestyle Randomized Controlled Trial  [M. Savoye, et al.]

December 24, 2013

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Total Time: 18:57

File Size: 9.2 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

30th Anniversary of the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) and the Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (EDIC) [Click here to access collection]

Consumption of a Diet Low in Advanced Glycation End Products for 4 Weeks Improves Insulin Sensitivity in Overweight Women  [A.B. Mark, et al.]

Is Neighborhood Green Space Associated With a Lower Risk of Type 2 Diabetes? Evidence From 267,072 Australians  [T. Astell-Burt, et al.]

Serum Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Risk of Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Men: The Kuopio Ischemic Heart Disease Risk Factor Study  [J.K. Virtanen, et al.]

December 11, 2013

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Total Time: 17:33

File Size: 8.5 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Safety and Efficacy of Sitagliptin Therapy for the Inpatient Management of General Medicine and Surgery Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: A pilot, randomized, controlled study  [G.E. Umpierrez, et al.]

Empagliflozin as Add-on to Metformin Plus Sulfonylurea in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: A 24-week, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial  [H.-U. Häring, et al.]

Clinical Inertia in People With Type 2 Diabetes: A retrospective cohort study of more than 80,000 people [K. Khunti, et al.]

Statement by the American Diabetes Association Regarding the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults [American Diabetes Association]

November 11, 2013

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Total Time: 18:06

File Size: 8.8 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Breakfast Frequency and Development of Metabolic Risk  [A.O. Odegaard, et al.]

Benefits of Liraglutide Treatment in Overweight and Obese Older Individuals With Prediabetes  [S.H. Kim, et al.]

Adverse Outcomes After Noncardiac Surgery in Patients With Diabetes: A nationwide population-based retrospective cohort study [C.-C. Yeh, et al.]

Aspirin Therapy in Patients With Diabetes: An Update on Current Recommendations [J.J. Neumiller, et al.]

Sugar, Uric Acid, and the Etiology of Diabetes and Obesity [R.J. Johnson, et al.]

October 29, 2013

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Total Time: 12:13

File Size: 5.9 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Hypoglycemia and Diabetes: A Report of a Workgroup of the American Diabetes Association and The Endocrine Society  [E.R. Seaquist, et al.]

October 10, 2013

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Total Time: 20:05

File Size: 9.7 MB

Topics covered in this edition:

Canagliflozin Compared With Sitagliptin for Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Who Do Not Have Adequate Glycemic Control With Metformin Plus Sulfonylurea: A 52-week randomized trial  [G. Schernthaner, et al.]

Randomized Trial of Continuous Subcutaneous Delivery of Exenatide by ITCA 650 Versus Twice-Daily Exenatide Injections in Metformin-Treated Type 2 Diabetes  [R.R. Henry, et al.]

Antipsychotic-Induced Insulin Resistance and Postprandial Hormonal Dysregulation Independent of Weight Gain or Psychiatric Disease [K.L. Teff, et al.]

Secular Changes in the Age-Specific Prevalence of Diabetes Among U.S. Adults: 1988–2010 [Y.J. Cheng, et al.]

Rapid Improvement in Diabetes After Gastric Bypass Surgery: Is it the diet or surgery? [I. Lingvay, et al.]

October 2, 2013

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Total Time: 17:21

File Size: 7.9 MB

Special Edition:

Diabetes is Primary, Part 3
Recorded live from ADA's 73rd Scientific Sessions in Chicago, IL, 22 June 2013

The American Diabetes Association will bring together physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners interested in the clinical management of diabetes and its complications for an exciting and innovative educational initiative developed specifically for the primary care community. This initiative will offer information and tools needed to improve patient outcomes through provider and patient engagement.

For more information, click here.

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