Obesity rates continue to increase in the United States, along with obesity-related morbidity and mortality. In this review, the authors discuss comprehensive methods of evaluating obesity in patients, highlighting 3 national guidelines. Read more.
Hyperglycemia is common in hospitalized patients, and it often occurs in patients with no known history of diabetes. Jones et al investigate the use of glycated hemoglobin testing in a rural hospital and the outcomes of those testing results. Read more.