Mary T Korytkowski
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Insulin therapy and glycemic control in hospitalized patients with diabetes during enteral nutrition therapy: a randomized controlled clinical trialMary T Korytkowski
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Diabetes Care 32:594-6. 2009..To compare two subcutaneous insulin strategies for glycemic management of hyperglycemia in non-critically ill hospitalized patients with diabetes during enteral nutrition therapy (ENT)...
- Does androgen excess contribute to the cardiovascular risk profile in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes?Mary T Korytkowski
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Metabolism 54:1626-31. 2005..40), and TC/HDL (r = 0.41) (all P < .05) in the combined groups. Postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes have both clinical and biochemical evidence of androgen excess that may contribute to more adverse cardiovascular risk profiles...
- Comparison of insulin infusion protocols targeting 110-140 mg/dL in patients after cardiac surgeryVasudev Magaji
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Diabetes Technol Ther 14:1013-7. 2012..Because of limited data evaluating outcomes of CII with revised glycemic targets (110-140 mg/dL) in cardiac surgery, this study compared efficacy and safety of two different CII protocols having revised targets...
- Effect of a targeted glycemic management program on provider response to inpatient hyperglycemiaAmy C Donihi
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Endocr Pract 17:552-7. 2011....
- Effect of an educational Inpatient Diabetes Management Program on medical resident knowledge and measures of glycemic control: a randomized controlled trialMarisa E Desimone
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Endocr Pract 18:238-49. 2012..To investigate the effectiveness of an Inpatient Diabetes Management Program (IDMP) on physician knowledge and inpatient glycemic control...
- Practical implications of the revised guidelines for inpatient glycemic controlJodie Reider
Division of Endocrinology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15 213, USA
Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:801-9. 2009..Educating personnel about appropriate inpatient glycemic management practices, obtaining reliable and reproducible measures of BG, and careful implementation of standardized protocols can help to ensure patient safety...
- Hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients treated with sulfonylureasChristina M Deusenberry
Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pharmacotherapy 32:613-7. 2012..To identify the incidence of and risk factors associated with hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients taking sulfonylureas...
- The metabolic syndrome is associated with reduced central serotonergic responsivity in healthy community volunteersMatthew F Muldoon
Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 4015 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:718-21. 2006..The pathobiology of the metabolic syndrome remains unclear. The central nervous system is likely to be involved via regulation of eating, physical activity, blood pressure, and metabolism...
- Glycemic management in medical and surgical patients in the non-ICU settingKara Hawkins
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Curr Diab Rep 13:96-106. 2013..Smooth transition of care to the outpatient setting is facilitated by providing oral and written instructions regarding timing and dosing of insulin, as well as education in basic skills for home management...
- U-500 insulin as a component of basal bolus insulin therapy in type 2 diabetesJolene Brown Lowery
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Diabetes Technol Ther 14:505-7. 2012..Changes in hemoglobin A1c (A1C), weight, and total daily insulin dose (TDD) were investigated following initiation of insulin U-500 (U500) alone or as part of a basal/bolus insulin (BBI) regimen...
- Implementing an intravenous insulin infusion protocol in the intensive care unitRhonda S Rea
Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:385-95. 2007..The implementation of three different insulin protocols in intensive care unit (ICU) settings in two community hospitals and one academic hospital is described...
- Patient outcomes after implementation of a protocol for inpatient insulin pump therapyMichelle L Noschese
Division of Endocrinology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Endocr Pract 15:415-24. 2009..To determine the safety and the results of use of an inpatient insulin pump protocol (IIPP)...
- Menu selection, glycaemic control and satisfaction with standard and patient-controlled consistent carbohydrate meal plans in hospitalised patients with diabetesMichelle Curll
University of Pittsburgh, Medical Center, 3601 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 19:355-9. 2010..Medical nutrition therapy is an important component of glycaemic management in hospitalised patients with diabetes; however, there is a lack of information guiding the ordering of specific meal plans in this setting...
- Impact of patient level factors on the improvement of the ABCs of diabetesGretchen A Piatt
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Patient Educ Couns 82:266-70. 2011..To determine which patient factors contribute to improvements in the ABCs of diabetes following a multi-faceted diabetes care intervention...
- Sulfonylurea treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus: focus on glimepirideMary T Korytkowski
Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Pharmacotherapy 24:606-20. 2004..Insulin secretagogues, specifically glimepiride, merit consideration as first-line therapy for patients with type 2 diabetes...
- The importance of normoglycemia in critically ill patientsMonica M DiNardo
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 27:126-34. 2004....
- Low central nervous system serotonergic responsivity is associated with the metabolic syndrome and physical inactivityMatthew F Muldoon
Divisions of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:266-71. 2004..These findings reveal a heretofore unrecognized association between reduced central serotonergic responsivity and the metabolic syndrome...
- Prevalence and predictors of corticosteroid-related hyperglycemia in hospitalized patientsAmy Calabrese Donihi
Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Endocr Pract 12:358-62. 2006..To investigate the prevalence of and risk factors for hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients receiving corticosteroids, which have been identified as an independent predictor of hyperglycemia...
- Improving the quality of diabetes care in primary care practiceJanice C Zgibor
Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
J Healthc Qual 26:14-21. 2004..5% had >2 HbA1cs, 93.6% had lipid profiles, and 100% had foot examinations. Improvements in HbA1c (9.0% to 7.7%) were observed. Implementation of DDMP effectively promotes compliance with care standards in primary care practices...
- Effective treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome with Roux-en-Y gastric bypassGeorge M Eid
Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:77-80. 2005..This study investigated the impact of weight loss surgery on the clinical manifestations of this disorder in morbidly obese women with PCOS-a major risk factor for the development of heart disease, stroke, and type II diabetes...
- Diagnosis and minimally invasive resection of an insulinoma: report of an unusual case and review of the literatureBruce J Gutelius
Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Am Surg 73:520-4. 2007..Once the diagnosis of insulinoma is made and tumor localization is achieved, minimally invasive tumor resection is a safe and effective treatment modality...