- Evidence-based practice use of incretin-based therapy in the natural history of diabetes
Affiliate, Main Line Health System, Ardmore, PA Emeritus, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Postgrad Med 126:66-84. 2014
- The use of non-insulin anti-diabetic agents to improve glycemia without hypoglycemia in the hospital setting: focus on incretins
Main Line Health System, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Curr Diab Rep 14:466. 2014
..We strongly urge randomized prospective controlled studies to test our proposal and we offer a process of care to facilitate this research and their use in our hospitalized patients...
- A practice-based approach to the 2012 position statement of the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes
Stanley S Schwartz
Main Line Health System, Bryn Mawr, PA, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 29:793-9. 2013
..These goals will be achievable by waning use of therapies known to cause hypoglycemia and weight gain and the increased use of therapies that do not carry these risks...
- Weight reduction in diabetes
Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Adv Exp Med Biol 771:438-58. 2012
..We review data supporting these observations, and review options and recommendations to support the practitioners in helping their patients achieve these goals safely...
- Glycemic control and weight reduction without causing hypoglycemia: the case for continued safe aggressive care of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and avoidance of therapeutic inertia
Stanley S Schwartz
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Second Floor, Philadelphia Heart Institute, 51 N 39th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 85:S15-26. 2010
..In addition, body weight should ideally be improved, reducing cardiovascular risk factors and avoiding therapeutic inertia...
- Four-year weight losses in the Look AHEAD study: factors associated with long-term success
Thomas A Wadden
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1987-98. 2011
..e., ≥ 5%) in overweight/obese participants with type 2 diabetes and maintain this loss in more than 45% of patients at 4 years...