Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Frequency: Bimonthly
Journal access: Open Access
ISSN-print: 1923-2861
ISSN-online: 1923-287X
Journal scope: Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism is an international, open access, peer-reviewed journal. The journal scope encompasses the basic research and clinical research of endocrinology and metabolism. The journal reports the new findings and developments in all endocrine and metabolism fields. The types of manuscript are original article, clinical trials, review, case report, letter to the editor, short communication, book review, and meeting summary.
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Thyroid Replacement Therapy: The Hidden Challenges

Hypothyroidism has a gradual onset and non-specific symptoms, which might be subtle, and which might therefore be ignored or misdiagnosed. Subclinical hypothyroidism is a well-established phenomenon where a patient does not have thyroid symptoms, but shows biochemical evidences of hypothyroidism. However, diagnosis and treatment of these patients may prevent development of overt hypothyroidism and cardiovascular symptoms. Replacement therapy with levothyroxine (T4) is the treatment of choice for hypothyroidism; levothyroxine is taken daily, provides stable plasma levels and is suitable for the majority of patients.

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The Awareness of Abdominal Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome in Healthcare Workers
In a study that has been done five years ago, it was reported that too few of healthcare workers were aware of abdominal obesity and metabolic syndrome (MetS) as a clinical entity. The aim of this study was to evaluate if any difference in abdominal obesity and MetS awareness in healthcare staff working in the same hospitals was occurred in the past 5 years. A total of 731 healthcare workers (physicians: 262, nurses: 199, other healthcare staff: 270, mean age: 32.17 ± 8.0) were enrolled. Demographic, anthropometric, and biochemical data were recorded. International Diabetes Federation (IDF) criteria were used for abdominal obesity and MetS assessment. Full Text

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Vol. 4, No. 1-2, Apr 2014

Table of Contents

Original Article

The Influence of Vitamin D Metabolism on Gene Expression, Matrix Production and Mineralization During Osteoprecursor Cell-Based Bone Development Abstract HTML PDF
Shelley S. Mason, Sean S. Kohles, Shelley R. Winn, Randy D. Zelick 1-12
Outpatient Diabetic Care in a Public Central Hospital: Patient Characteristics, Therapeutic Regimens and Results Abstract HTML PDF
Joao Martin Martins, Sonia do Vale, Ana Filipa Martins, Ana Raquel Gomes, Lagoa Vicente, Jorge Caldeira 13-24
Alteration in Lipid Profile in Treatment-Naive HIV-Infected Patients and Changes Following HAART Initiation in Haryana Abstract HTML PDF
Jagjeet Singh, Monica Verma, Pratap Singh Ghalaut, Renuka Verma, Abhishek Soni, Veena Singh Ghalaut 25-31

Case Report

A Novel Description of Increased Urinary Orotic Acid Excretion in Pediatric Trauma Abstract HTML PDF
Thipwimol Tim-Aroon, Ingrid M Anderson, Steven Shein, Jirair K Bedoyan 32-35
A Rare Cutaneous Complication of Insulin in a Patient With Type 2 Diabetes That Developed Foot Necrosis at the Injection Site: A Result of Inadequate Patient Education Abstract HTML PDF
Tosun Haci Bayram, Gumustas Seyitali, Agir Ismail, Uludag Abuzer, Serbest Sancar 36-38
An Unusual Case of a Composite Pheochromocytoma With Neuroblastoma Abstract HTML PDF
Oren Steen, Judith Fernando, Jennifer Ramsay, Ally P.H. Prebtani 39-46
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