Urine testing can ID diabetes patients at greater risk for cognitive decline

08/30/2013 | DailyRx.com

U.S. researchers followed nearly 3,000 adults with diabetes for four to six years, and found that those who had persistent and progressive albuminuria had a steeper decline in information processing speed scores compared with patients without albuminuria. The study found no link between albumin in the urine and verbal memory or executive function. The findings appear in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.

View Full Article in:

DailyRx.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Field Representative-Oklahoma and Kansas
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA)
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Market Intelligence Manager
Olympus Corporation of the Americas
Southborough, MA