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Type 1 Diabetes Treatment Patterns and Glycemic Control in a Pediatric Cohort
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-27)
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) is a chronic disease caused by an auto-immune response where the insulin producing cells in the pancreas are destroyed. Patents with T1DM do not produce any insulin; consequently, they must ...
PERCEPTIONS OF CARE IN THE MEDICARE PROGRAM: AN ANALYSIS COMPARING EXPERIENCES OF CARE OF MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES WITH A DIAGNOSIS OF DIABETES ENROLLED IN TRADITIONAL MEDICARE AND MEDICARE ADVANTAGE
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-04-09)
Background: The Medicare program offers two main insurance options: Traditional Fee-For-Service (FFS) Medicare and Medicare Advantage (MA). The primary purpose of the two options is to provide healthcare choices to Medicare ...
Cross-Sectional and Prospective Associations Between Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status and Diabetes in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-05-01)
Background Diabetes is increasing in the United States, and affects almost a third of older adults. Previous research has focused on clinical and individual risk factors for diabetes, and there is little research on the ...