nutritional and metabolic diseases


Summary: A collective term for nutritional disorders resulting from poor absorption or nutritional imbalance, and metabolic disorders resulting from defects in biosynthesis (ANABOLISM) or breakdown (CATABOLISM) of endogenous substances.

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  1. Yu Y, Davey R, Cochrane T, Learnihan V, Hanigan I, Bagheri N. Neighborhood walkability and hospital treatment costs: A first assessment. Prev Med. 2017;99:134-139 pubmed publisher
    ..30,690 public hospital admissions for the treatment of four diagnostic groups (cancers, endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, circulatory diseases and respiratory diseases) were extracted from the ACT admitted patient care ..
  2. Uyemura S, Stopper H, Martin F, Kannen V. A Perspective Discussion on Rising Pesticide Levels and Colon Cancer Burden in Brazil. Front Public Health. 2017;5:273 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, we discuss the possibility that pesticides might alter the risk of CC...
  3. Zhang J, Wang J, Han L, Zhang F, Cao J, Ma Y. Epidemiology, quality, and reporting characteristics of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of nursing interventions published in Chinese journals. Nurs Outlook. 2015;63:446-455.e4 pubmed publisher
    ..The most common conditions studied were endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and neoplasms. Most (70...
  4. Gerritsen A, Bakker C, Verhey F, de Vugt M, Melis R, Koopmans R. Prevalence of Comorbidity in Patients With Young-Onset Alzheimer Disease Compared With Late-Onset: A Comparative Cohort Study. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2016;17:318-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Further investigation is needed to gain more insight into the association between comorbidity and AD in younger people. ..
  5. Filipcic I, Filipcic I, Matić K, Lovretić V, Ivezić E, Bajić Z, et al. Somatic comorbidities are independently associated with the poor health-related quality of life in psychiatric patients. Psychiatr Danub. 2016;28:284-292 pubmed
    ..three somatic comorbidities remained independently associated with the worst HRQoL: endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E90), diseases of respiratory system (J00-J99) and diseases of musculoskeletal system and ..
  6. Grant W, Bhattoa H, Boucher B. Seasonal variations of U.S. mortality rates: Roles of solar ultraviolet-B doses, vitamin D, gene exp ression, and infections. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2017;173:5-12 pubmed publisher
    ..In the U.S., population mean 25(OH)D concentrations range from 21ng/mL in March to 28ng/mL in August. Measures to ensure that all people had 25(OH)D concentrations >36ng/mL year round would probably reduce death rates significantly. ..
  7. Gouverneur A, Dolatkhani D, Rouyer M, Grelaud A, Francis F, Gilleron V, et al. Agreement between hospital discharge diagnosis codes and medical records to identify metastatic colorectal cancer and associated comorbidities in elderly patients. Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique. 2017;65:321-325 pubmed publisher
    ..75). Within the class of endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (? 0.55), agreement was substantial for diabetes (? 0.91), obesity (? 0.82) and hypothyroidism (? 0...
  8. Fosse Edorh S, Rigou A, Morin S, Fezeu L, Mandereau Bruno L, Fagot Campagna A. [Algorithms based on medico-administrative data in the field of endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, especially diabetes]. Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique. 2017;65 Suppl 4:S168-S173 pubmed publisher
    ..databases represent a very interesting source of information in the field of endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases. The objective of this article is to describe the early works of the Redsiam working group in this ..
  9. Schneider J, Peterli R, Gass M, Slawik M, Peters T, Wölnerhanssen B. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass lead to equal changes in body composition and energy metabolism 17 months postoperatively: a prospective randomized trial. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016;12:563-570 pubmed publisher
    ..Calorimetry and DEXA were carried out at the same institution (Interdisciplinary Center of Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases, St. Claraspital Basel)...

More Information


  1. Rencz F, Gulacsi L, Drummond M, Golicki D, Prevolnik Rupel V, Simon J, et al. EQ-5D in Central and Eastern Europe: 2000-2015. Qual Life Res. 2016;25:2693-2710 pubmed
    ..In jurisdictions where no national value set is available, in order to ensure comparability we recommend to apply the most frequently used UK tariff. Regional collaboration between CEE countries should be strengthened. ..
  2. Santos Garcia D, Suárez Castro E, Exposito I, de Deus T, Tuñas C, Aneiros A, et al. Comorbid conditions associated with Parkinson's disease: A longitudinal and comparative study with Alzheimer disease and control subjects. J Neurol Sci. 2017;373:210-215 pubmed publisher
    ..8% [p=0.003], respectively). Diseases of the circulatory system (ICD-10/chapter-IX) and endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (ICD-10/chapter-IV) were the most frequent in all groups...
  3. Mogollón Pastrán S, García Ubaque J. [Trend and causes of infant mortality in border areas in Colombia from 2005 to 2011]. Rev Salud Publica (Bogota). 2016;18:700-713 pubmed publisher
    ..contrast, municipalities with higher IM rates presented higher average scores related to endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, infectious and parasitic diseases, and respiratory system diseases, many of them considered ..
  4. Streibelt M, Bethge M, Gross T, Herrmann K, Ustaoglu F, Reichel C. Predictive Validity of a Screening Instrument for the Risk of Non-Return to Work in Patients With Internal Diseases. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017;98:989-996.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..The positive predictive values were between 40.4% and 77.8%. The risk score SIMBO predicts short-term RTW problems after rehabilitation in patients with internal diseases. The cutoff of 27 points was confirmed as a reasonable threshold. ..
  5. Varanasi S, Rouse B. How host metabolism impacts on virus pathogenesis. Curr Opin Virol. 2017;28:37-42 pubmed publisher
    ..We also discuss how nutritional and metabolic diseases can influence the nature of viral pathogenesis as well as how targeted therapies against metabolic ..
  6. Ng H, Koczwara B, Roder D, Vitry A. Changes in the prevalence of comorbidity in the Australian population with cancer, 2007-2014. Cancer Epidemiol. 2018;54:56-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The prevalence of mental and behavioural problems, endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and diseases of respiratory and genitourinary system has increased over time among the cancer ..