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International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, 4th Ed., Excerpt #86: Measuring Insulin Action In Vivo

It was a challenge to develop a computer model that could account for plasma dynamics in a compact but accurate package. The model was the simplest representation we could devise, which was based upon known physiology, and which could accurately describe moment-by-moment plasma dynamics. The model continues to thrive in that it continues to be the basis for a large number of clinical investigations (∼50 per year) as well as a robust literature related to its mathematical and computer characteristics

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GLP-1 Contraindications

Test Your Knowledge

Which of the following are strict or relative contraindications to the use of some of the GLP-1 agonists? A. Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndrome type 2 B. Personal or family history of medullar thyroid cancer C. Pancreatitis D. All of the above Follow the link to see the right answer.

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Single-Payer System

Do you think that a single-payer heathcare system would help to provide better care at less cost? Follow the link to share your opinion.

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