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The prevalence, predictors, and consequences of peripheral neuropathy in the elderly have not been well defined. Well-conducted trials have demonstrated that troglitazone is effective in improving glycemic control when used alone or in combination with other oral agents.

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The risk of falls and disabling. The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy strives to cure painful neuropathies through collaborative research, education, and treatment. For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. These include regular attention to foot care with routine inspection by patients and physicians and annual sensory testing with a nylon monofilament to detect the presence of peripheral neuropathy. These include age- specific medical conditions such as dementia, Parkinson's disease, peripheral neuropathy, prior fall and the need to use an assistive device to.

The health benefits of tobacco cessation begin within months and extend from reduced atherosclerotic disease and lower cancer rates to improved lung function. As outlined above, aggressive control of blood pressure should be a high priority in the management of older hypertensive diabetic patients. Gait and balance disorders are common in older adults and are a major cause of falls in this population. Although the ageing process itself may play a part, there are multiple other causes. Special presentation of endocrine disease in the elderly.

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Effect of diuretic-based antihypertensive treatment on cardiovascular disease risk in older diabetic patients with isolated systolic hypertension. Even moderate leisure activity has been associated with a reduced risk of developing diabetes.