Alexandra Kautzky-Willer

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. pmc Fatty liver index predicts further metabolic deteriorations in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Latife Bozkurt
    Unit of Gender Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e32710. 2012
  2. pmc CTX (crosslaps) rather than osteopontin is associated with disturbed glucose metabolism in gestational diabetes
    Yvonne Winhofer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e40947. 2012
  3. pmc Lipoprotein(a) is not related to markers of insulin resistance in pregnancy
    Jelena Todoric
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:138. 2013
  4. pmc DALI: Vitamin D and lifestyle intervention for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) prevention: an European multicentre, randomised trial - study protocol
    Judith G M Jelsma
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:142. 2013
  5. pmc Sex-specific-differences in cardiometabolic risk in type 1 diabetes: a cross-sectional study
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:78. 2013
  6. doi request reprint [Clinical practice recommendations for diabetes in pregnancy (Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Group of the Austrian Diabetes Association)]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Gender Medicine Unit, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:66-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Sex- and gender-aspects in regard to clinical practice recommendations for pre-diabetes and diabetes]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Gender Medicine Unit, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:91-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Gestational diabetes mellitus]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:58-65. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Influence of increasing BMI on insulin sensitivity and secretion in normotolerant men and women of a wide age span
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1966-73. 2012
  10. pmc Women show a closer association between educational level and hypertension or diabetes mellitus than males: a secondary analysis from the Austrian HIS
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Public Health 12:392. 2012

Detail Information

Publications79

  1. pmc Fatty liver index predicts further metabolic deteriorations in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Latife Bozkurt
    Unit of Gender Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e32710. 2012
    ..The aim was to evaluate the association between pGDM, FL and future manifestation of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) by a detailed pathophysiological characterization early after pregnancy...
  2. pmc CTX (crosslaps) rather than osteopontin is associated with disturbed glucose metabolism in gestational diabetes
    Yvonne Winhofer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e40947. 2012
    ..Here, we aimed to investigate the role of the bone resorption marker CTX and osteopontin (OPN), a key molecule in subclinical inflammation underlying insulin resistance, in gestational diabetes...
  3. pmc Lipoprotein(a) is not related to markers of insulin resistance in pregnancy
    Jelena Todoric
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:138. 2013
    ..However, its relationship with insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes is controversial and unproven. Here we aimed to clarify whether Lp(a) levels are associated with insulin sensitivity in pregnancy...
  4. pmc DALI: Vitamin D and lifestyle intervention for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) prevention: an European multicentre, randomised trial - study protocol
    Judith G M Jelsma
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:142. 2013
    ..Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is an increasing problem world-wide. Lifestyle interventions and/or vitamin D supplementation might help prevent GDM in some women...
  5. pmc Sex-specific-differences in cardiometabolic risk in type 1 diabetes: a cross-sectional study
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:78. 2013
    ..Little is known about the impact of sex-specific differences in the management of type 1 diabetes (T1DM). Thus, we evaluated the influence of gender on risk factors, complications, clinical care and adherence in patients with T1DM...
  6. doi request reprint [Clinical practice recommendations for diabetes in pregnancy (Diabetes and Pregnancy Study Group of the Austrian Diabetes Association)]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Gender Medicine Unit, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:66-9. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint [Sex- and gender-aspects in regard to clinical practice recommendations for pre-diabetes and diabetes]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Gender Medicine Unit, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:91-6. 2012
    ..Furthermore, sex differences in action, pharmacokinetics, and side effects of pharmacological therapy have to be taken into account...
  8. doi request reprint [Gestational diabetes mellitus]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:58-65. 2012
    ..Monitoring of the development of the offspring and recommendation of healthy lifestyle of the children and family is recommended...
  9. doi request reprint Influence of increasing BMI on insulin sensitivity and secretion in normotolerant men and women of a wide age span
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1966-73. 2012
    ..0001). Because IS and BF are higher in females than in males, sex should be considered in metabolic studies and overweight/obese populations...
  10. pmc Women show a closer association between educational level and hypertension or diabetes mellitus than males: a secondary analysis from the Austrian HIS
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Gender Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Public Health 12:392. 2012
    ..Therefore, we aimed to investigate the association between educational level (EL) and self-reported chronic diseases and health behaviour in both sexes...
  11. ncbi request reprint The impact of risk factors and more stringent diagnostic criteria of gestational diabetes on outcomes in central European women
    A Kautzky-Willer
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1689-95. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Sex-specific differences in metabolic control, cardiovascular risk, and interventions in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Gend Med 7:571-83. 2010
    ..Sex-specific differences appear particularly relevant in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), with women experiencing greater increases in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality than do men...
  13. doi request reprint Metabolic diseases and associated complications: sex and gender matter!
    A Kautzky-Willer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 39:631-48. 2009
    ..This review addresses gender-specific aspects in metabolic disorders and related complications, which represent an increasing burden of this century and a great challenge to public health...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Are "designer" insulins the "best" insulins?]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:571-5. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint [Gestational diabetes mellitus]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Univ Klinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Wien, Osterreich
    Acta Med Austriaca 31:182-4. 2004
    ..After delivery all women with GDM have to be reevaluated as to their glucose tolerance by a 75 g OGTT (WHO criteria)...
  16. doi request reprint Serum vaspin concentrations in relation to insulin sensitivity following RYGB-induced weight loss
    Ammon Handisurya
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Obes Surg 20:198-203. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the impact of acute weight loss and metabolic changes on serum vaspin concentrations in morbidly obese subjects following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Estimating the risk after gestational diabetes mellitus: can we improve the information from the postpartum OGTT?
    Christian S Göbl
    Division of Feto Maternal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 304:E524-30. 2013
    ..Our data suggest that the sole interpretation of FPG and 120'-PLG of the OGTT leads to significant loss of information. Particularly 60'-PLG was shown to distinguish women at low or high metabolic and cardiovascular risk...
  18. pmc Osteocalcin is related to enhanced insulin secretion in gestational diabetes mellitus
    Yvonne Winhofer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 33:139-43. 2010
    ..Because gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) can serve as a model of pre-type 2 diabetes, the aim of this study was to investigate osteocalcin in GDM...
  19. doi request reprint Mechanism and effects of glucose absorption during an oral glucose tolerance test among females and males
    Christian Anderwald
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:515-24. 2011
    ..e. increased glucose at the end of the OGTT) in females, which was not yet explained. Thus, we aimed to analyze sex-related distinctions on OGTT glucose metabolism, including gut absorption, in healthy humans...
  20. pmc Glucose absorption in gestational diabetes mellitus during an oral glucose tolerance test
    Christian Anderwald
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, and Medical Direction, St Elisabeth Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 34:1475-80. 2011
    ..Because gastrointestinal function changes during pregnancy causing vomiting, constipation, or reduced motility, we thought that gut glucose absorption in GDM or pregnancy might be altered to affect circulating glucose excursions...
  21. doi request reprint Circulating progranulin levels in women with gestational diabetes mellitus and healthy controls during and after pregnancy
    Jelena Todoric
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics and Intelligent Systems, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:561-7. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the role of PGRN in gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), which is regarded as a model for early type 2 diabetes...
  22. pmc Changes in serum lipid levels during pregnancy in type 1 and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Christian S Göbl
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 33:2071-3. 2010
    ..Alterations in maternal lipid metabolism could affect fetal programming and the susceptibility for atherosclerosis in the offspring; therefore, we studied differences in lipid profiles of pregnant women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes...
  23. doi request reprint The impact of recurrent gestational diabetes on maternal metabolic and cardiovascular risk factors
    Yvonne Winhofer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, 1091 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:190-7. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Transcription factor 7-like 2 gene polymorphisms and gestational diabetes mellitus
    Katharina Klein
    Department of Obstetrics and Feto maternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1783-6. 2012
    ..We examined two single nucleotide exchanges in this gene in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and in women with normal glucose tolerance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impaired vascular nitric oxide bioactivity in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Johannes Pleiner
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:483-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to identify factors other than GDM that impair vascular function...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increased intramyocellular lipid concentration identifies impaired glucose metabolism in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes 52:244-51. 2003
    ..IMCL could serve as an additional parameter of increased diabetes risk because it identifies insulin-resistant pGDM and those who were diagnosed earlier and/or required insulin during pregnancy...
  27. doi request reprint Relationship of pentraxin 3 with insulin sensitivity in gestational diabetes
    Jelena Todoric
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:341-9. 2013
    ..Recently, it has been linked to the serum glucose levels and some comorbidities in type 2 diabetes...
  28. pmc Circulating angiopoietin-2 and soluble Tie-2 in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional study
    Sazan Rasul
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Unit of Gender Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:55. 2011
    ..This study aimed to further explore the associations of Ang-2 and sTie-2 with metabolic control and diabetic complications...
  29. doi request reprint Retinol-binding protein 4 in patients with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Katharina Klein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:517-21. 2010
    ..We studied RBP4 levels in patients with insulin-treated GDM and healthy pregnant women twice during pregnancy...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Therapy with insulin]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Univ Klinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Acta Med Austriaca 31:164-5. 2004
    ..The present article represents the recommendations of the Austrian Diabetes Association for the practical use of insulin according to current scientific evidence...
  31. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics, modalities and complications of diabetic patients with migration background at a Central European University Clinic
    Ammon Handisurya
    Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:128-35. 2011
    ..However, no gender-specific differences in the total adherence to clinical recommendations according to clinical recommendations have been found...
  32. ncbi request reprint Plasma adiponectin, insulin sensitivity, and subclinical inflammation in women with prior gestational diabetes mellitus
    Christine Winzer
    Department of Medicine III, Vienna University Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 27:1721-7. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Severe diabetic fetopathy despite strict metabolic control
    Heinz Leipold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:561-4. 2005
    ....
  34. pmc Body and liver fat mass rather than muscle mitochondrial function determine glucose metabolism in women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Thomas Prikoszovich
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 34:430-6. 2011
    ..Because women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus (pGDM) have elevated ectopic lipids and diabetes risk, we tested whether deteriorated energy metabolism contributes to these abnormalities...
  35. ncbi request reprint Mode of action of ipomoea batatas (Caiapo) in type 2 diabetic patients
    Bernhard Ludvik
    3rd Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Vienna, Austria
    Metabolism 52:875-80. 2003
    ..No side effects related to the treatment were observed. Thus these results indicate that Caiapo could potentially play a role in the treatment of type 2 diabetes...
  36. doi request reprint Sex-specific differences in glycemic control and cardiovascular risk factors in older patients with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Christian S Göbl
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Gend Med 7:593-9. 2010
    ..Because women have been excluded from many study populations in investigations of diabetes care, there is insufficient information on sex-specific differences in glycemic control...
  37. doi request reprint Levels of fetuin-A relate to the levels of bone turnover biomarkers in male and female patients with type 2 diabetes
    Sazan Rasul
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Unit of Gender Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:499-505. 2012
    ..To evaluate the relationship of plasma fetuin-A levels with markers of bone turnover in male and female type 2 diabetic subjects...
  38. doi request reprint Risk factor profile and pregnancy outcome in women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Ammon Handisurya
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:263-71. 2011
    ..To assess differences in congenital anomalies, infant mortality, and obstetrical complications as well as risk factors associated with an adverse pregnancy outcome in women with type 1 (T1DM) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Large-for-gestational-age newborns in women with insulin-treated gestational diabetes under strict metabolic control
    Heinz Leipold
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:521-5. 2005
    ..To assess the influence of strict metabolic control in women with insulin-treated gestational diabetes on the risk of large-for-gestational-age (LGA) newborns, the frequency of obstetrical complications and fetal outcome...
  40. doi request reprint Retinal white blood cell flux and systemic blood pressure in patients with type 1 diabetes
    Stefan Palkovits
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 251:1475-81. 2013
    ..We compared the association between systemic blood pressure and retinal white blood cell flux in patients with type 1 diabetes and healthy control subjects...
  41. doi request reprint Diabetic polyneuropathy relates to bone metabolism and markers of bone turnover in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes: greater effects in male patients
    Sazan Rasul
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gend Med 9:187-96. 2012
    ..There is evidence that diabetic polyneuropathy (PNP) is associated with reduced bone mineral density (BMD) in type 1 diabetes but little is known about the impact of diabetic PNP on bone metabolism in type 2 diabetes...
  42. doi request reprint Early possible risk factors for overt diabetes after gestational diabetes mellitus
    Christian S Göbl
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Obstet Gynecol 118:71-8. 2011
    ..To assess a cluster of risk factors, including parameters of the metabolic syndrome, in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) early after delivery, that features the best prediction for developing diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Therapy with oral antidiabetic drugs]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel, Univ Klinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Acta Med Austriaca 31:162-3. 2004
    ..The present article represents the recommendations of the Austrian Diabetes Association for the practical use of oral antidiabetic drugs according to current scientific evidence...
  44. ncbi request reprint Haptoglobin phenotype and gestational diabetes
    Stefan Mustafa
    Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Wien, Währingergürtel, Austria
    Diabetes Care 27:2103-7. 2004
    ..Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is an early manifestation of type 2 diabetes in pregnant women. It is usually confined to the time of gestation, but carries an increased risk to develop type 2 diabetes later in life...
  45. pmc N-terminal-pro-brain natriuretic peptide is decreased in insulin dependent gestational diabetes mellitus: a prospective cohort trial
    Martin Andreas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 10:28. 2011
    ..N-terminal-pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) is elevated in gestational hypertension and preeclampsia. This trial aimed to generate data for gestational diabetes mellitus patients, who are at risk to develop these complications...
  46. doi request reprint [Guidelines for insulin pump therapy in children and adults]
    Marietta Stadler
    3 Medizinische Abteilung für Stoffwechselerkrankungen und Nephrologie, Krankenhaus Hietzing, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:123-8. 2012
    ..The current article rep-resents the recommendations of the Austrian Diabetes Association for the clinical praxis of insulin pump treat-ment in children and adults...
  47. doi request reprint Sex-specific differences in long-term glycemic control and cardiometabolic parameters in patients with type 1 diabetes treated at a tertiary care centre: gender aspects in type 1 diabetes
    Christian S Göbl
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Unit of Gender Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:742-9. 2012
    ..Since a higher benefit from outpatient appointments has been discussed for female gender, the aim of the study was to assess gender differences in HbA1c levels and metabolic parameters at baseline as well as over 3 years of follow-up...
  48. doi request reprint Effects of T4 replacement therapy on glucose metabolism in subjects with subclinical (SH) and overt hypothyroidism (OH)
    Ammon Handisurya
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 69:963-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate beta-cell function and insulin sensitivity in subjects with overt (OH) and subclinical hypothyroidism (SH) before and after T4 replacement therapy...
  49. doi request reprint Recruitment of patients with type 2 diabetes for target group specific exercise programs at an Outpatient Department of a Medical University: A factor analysis
    Christian Lackinger
    Department of Health Promotion and Prevention, SPORTUNION Österreich, Wien, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 123:350-3. 2011
    ..To promote health awareness and to cover the demand of exercise courses, more high-quality facilities and more focused health care provider services are needed...
  50. doi request reprint Concentration of free amino acids in human milk of women with gestational diabetes mellitus and healthy women
    Katharina Klein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Breastfeed Med 8:111-5. 2013
    ..We studied the amount of FAAs in breastmilk of women with GDM and women with normal glucose tolerance (NGT)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Visfatin response to glucose is reduced in women with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Dominik G Haider
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Allgemeines Krankenhaus Wien, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 30:1889-91. 2007
  52. doi request reprint Relations of adiponectin to levels of metabolic parameters and sexual hormones in elderly type 2 diabetic patients
    Sazan Rasul
    Unit of Gender Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gend Med 8:93-102. 2011
    ..Despite the effective role of adiponectin levels in the predisposition to type 2 diabetes mellitus, the potential impact of adiponectin in manifest type 2 diabetes is less studied...
  53. doi request reprint Plasma osteopontin increases after bariatric surgery and correlates with markers of bone turnover but not with insulin resistance
    Michaela Riedl
    Department of Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2307-12. 2008
    ..OPN levels are elevated in the plasma and adipose tissue of obese subjects, and are decreased with diet-induced weight loss...
  54. pmc Hepatic rather than cardiac steatosis relates to glucose intolerance in women with prior gestational diabetes
    Yvonne Winhofer
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 9:e91607. 2014
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Fetuin-A and angiopoietins in obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Sazan Rasul
    Unit of Gender Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Endocrine 42:496-505. 2012
    ..Furthermore, we aimed to focus on roles of fetuin-A and angiopoietins and to highlight the most plausible mechanisms that might explain their associations with type 2 DM and obesity...
  56. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of educational needs in patients with diabetes mellitus in respect of medication use in Austria
    Rosa Lemmens-Gruber
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Clin Pharm 34:490-500. 2012
    ..Effective control of diabetes mellitus type 1 (DM1) and type 2 (DM2) can reduce the development and progression of diabetic complications. Therefore, patient education should be considered as an integral part of diabetes management...
  57. doi request reprint Coverage of recommended vaccinations in subjects with diabetes mellitus and ischemic heart disease: results for women and men
    Thomas Ernst Dorner
    Institute of Social Medicine, Centre for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:136-42. 2011
    ..The observed sex-specific differences demand more research regarding the underlying causes. Strategies to reach higher vaccination coverage in men and women are needed...
  58. doi request reprint Health behaviour and attitude towards screening examinations in an Austrian urban and rural population: gender aspects - screening and sex
    Christian S Göbl
    Unit of Gender Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:143-8. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess gender issues in demographic variables which could influence the use of screening examinations...
  59. pmc Retinal blood flow in type 1 diabetic patients with no or mild diabetic retinopathy during euglycemic clamp
    Berthold Pemp
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 33:2038-42. 2010
    ....
  60. doi request reprint [Diabetic nephropathy--update 2012]
    Martin Auinger
    3 Medizinische Abteilung, Krankenhaus Hietzing der Stadt Wien, und Karl Landsteiner Institut für Stoffwechselerkrankungen und Nephrologie, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:42-9. 2012
    ..The present article represents the recommendations of the Austrian Diabetes Association and the Austrian Society for Nephrology for the prevention and treatment of diabetic nephropathy...
  61. doi request reprint [Migration and diabetes]
    Kadriye Aydinkoc
    5 Medizinischen Abteilung mit Rheumatologie, Stoffwechselerkrankungen und Rehabilitation, Wilhelminenspital der Stadt Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:97-9. 2012
    ..In this context socio-cultural specifics are discussed. These suggestions are seen complementary to the general treatment guidelines of the Austrian Diabetes Association...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Gestational diabetes]
    Alexandra Kautzky-Willer
    Klinische Abteilung für Stoffwechsel und Endokrinologie, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Med Wochenschr 153:478-84. 2003
    ..While 85% of these women will return to normal glucose tolerance 8 weeks postpartum, those with persisting impaired glucose tolerance are at particularly high risk for diabetes...
  63. ncbi request reprint Fetal hyperinsulinism and maternal one-hour postload plasma glucose level
    Heinz Leipold
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine III, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1301-6. 2004
    ..Fetal insulin concentrations reflect the intrauterine glucose load given the fetus by the mother. In this study, we assessed the association between maternal glucose levels during oral glucose tolerance testing and fetal cord insulin...
  64. doi request reprint Antithrombotic therapy in patients with coronary artery disease and with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Serdar Farhan
    Third Department of Cardiology and Emergency Medicine, Wilhelminen Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 160:30-8. 2010
    ..Enoxaparin and bivalirudin have been shown to be superior to UFH among patients with ST-elevation MI (STEMI) and non-ST elevation MI (NSTEMI) also in diabetic subgroup analyses...
  65. pmc Quantification of excess risk for diabetes for those born in times of hunger, in an entire population of a nation, across a century
    Stefan Thurner
    Section for Science of Complex Systems, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:4703-7. 2013
    ..Our results might be of relevance for establishing higher awareness in the health system for those born in high-risk years, and underline the importance of ensuring sufficient nutrition in prenatal and early stages of life...
  66. doi request reprint Comparison of HbA1c and oral glucose tolerance test for diagnosis of diabetes in patients with coronary artery disease
    Serdar Farhan
    Third Department of Medicine, Cardiology an Emergency Medicine, Wilhelminen Hospital, Montleartstrasse 37, 1160 Vienna, Austria
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:625-30. 2012
    ..Therefore, we aimed to investigate the diagnostic strengths of HbA1c and oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in detecting latent glucometabolic disturbances among patients with CAD...
  67. doi request reprint [Mental disorders and diabetes mellitus]
    Heidemarie Abrahamian
    Internistisches Zentrum, Otto Wagner Spital, Sozialmedizinisches Zentrum Baumgartner Höhe der Stadt Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:107-14. 2012
    ..The intentions behind this position paper are to rise awareness of this special set of problems, to intensify cooperation between involved health care providers and to reduce morbidity and mortality in this patient group...
  68. doi request reprint Challenges of work-life balance for women physicians/mothers working in leadership positions
    Claudia Schueller-Weidekamm
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of Vienna Vienna General Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Gend Med 9:244-50. 2012
    ..Female leadership in medicine is still disproportionately small, which might be due to the barriers of combining work and family...
  69. ncbi request reprint Influence of metabolic control on splanchnic glucose uptake, insulin sensitivity, and the time required for glucose absorption in patients with type 1 diabetes
    Petra Georg
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Diabetes Care 25:2042-7. 2002
    ..We estimated SGU as well as peripheral glucose uptake and the time required for glucose absorption by a validated method, the oral glucose (OG) clamp, in type 1 diabetic patients with different levels of long-term glycemic control...
  70. ncbi request reprint Plasma neuropeptide Y levels differ in distinct diabetic conditions
    Aysegul Ilhan
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Neuropeptides 44:485-9. 2010
    ..87±14.36 vs. 84.82±51.13 pmol/L, respectively). Notably, the NPY concentration correlated positively with insulin levels in DM2 patients (R=0.35, p<0.01). Our data suggest a potential involvement of circulating NPY in DM2 pathology...
  71. doi request reprint Perspectives on gender-specific medicine, course and learning style preferences in medical education: a study among students at the Medical University of Vienna
    Jürgen Harreiter
    Department for Medical Education, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:149-54. 2011
    ..For some items significant differences between males and females as well as the old and new curriculum were found. Students considered gender-specific medicine as important but sufficiently covered in their medical education at the MUV...
  72. ncbi request reprint Impaired cardiac autonomic function in women with prior gestational diabetes mellitus
    S Gasic
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 37:42-7. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance has no impact on ghrelin suppression in pregnancy
    M Riedl
    Department of Medicine III, Clinical Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Intern Med 262:458-65. 2007
    ..Ghrelin is substantially decreased during pregnancy, but glucose-induced ghrelin suppression is preserved at a lower level. There is apparently no relation to the degree of insulin resistance...
  74. ncbi request reprint Elevated concentrations of asymmetric dimethylarginine are associated with deterioration of glucose tolerance in women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus
    F Mittermayer
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Intern Med 261:392-8. 2007
    ..75 years (interquartile range: 1.47-4.60)...
  75. ncbi request reprint Insulinogenic indices from insulin and C-peptide: comparison of beta-cell function from OGTT and IVGTT
    Andrea Tura
    Metabolic Unit, ISIB CNR, Corso Stati Uniti, Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 72:298-301. 2006
    ..However, the weaker correlation of the C-peptide index with the more accurate index from the IVGTT suggests that it should be used with caution. The index at 60 min can be used as surrogate of IGI, but not the indices at 90 and 120 min...
  76. ncbi request reprint Decreased plasma adiponectin concentrations in women with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Christof Worda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna General Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna Austria
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:2120-4. 2004
    ..Because gestational diabetes mellitus is associated with obesity and decreased insulin sensitivity, we have analyzed plasma adiponectin levels in women with gestational diabetes mellitus...
  77. ncbi request reprint Improved usability of the minimal model of insulin sensitivity based on an automated approach and genetic algorithms for parameter estimation
    Umberto Morbiducci
    Department of Mechanics, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Via Brecce Bianche, 60131 Ancona, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 112:257-63. 2007
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint The effect of Ipomoea batatas (Caiapo) on glucose metabolism and serum cholesterol in patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomized study
    Bernhard H Ludvik
    Diabetes Care 25:239-40. 2002
  79. ncbi request reprint Basal and dynamic proinsulin-insulin relationship to assess beta-cell function during OGTT in metabolic disorders
    Andrea Tura
    Metabolic Unit, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Research Council, Padua, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 285:E155-62. 2003
    ..43 +/- 0.08, 0.61 +/- 0.10, and 0.56 +/- 0.03 in NGT, IGT, and T2DM subjects, respectively, P < 0.0001). Impaired beta-cell function in T2DM could then be indicated by proinsulin-to-insulin indexes at both basal and dynamic phases...