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Clinically significant chronic liver disease in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study (2015)
Journal Article
Morling, J. R., Fallowfield, J. A., Guha, I. N., Williamson, R. M., Glancy, S., Strachan, M. W., & Price, J. F. (2016). Clinically significant chronic liver disease in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study. QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, 109(4), https://doi.org/10.1093/qjmed/hcv191

Background: Type 2 diabetes is an independent risk factor for chronic liver disease, however disease burden estimates and knowledge of prognostic indicators are lacking in community populations. Aims: To describe the prevalence and incidence of cl... Read More about Clinically significant chronic liver disease in people with type 2 diabetes: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.

Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive decline in older people with type 2 diabetes (2015)
Journal Article
Feinkohl, I., Keller, M., Robertson, C. M., Morling, J. R., McLachlan, S., Frier, B. M., …Price, J. F. (2015). Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive decline in older people with type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia, 58(7), https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-015-3581-0

AIMS/HYPOTHESIS: The aim of this work was to assess the role of well-established cardiovascular risk factors in the late-life cognitive decline of patients with type 2 diabetes. METHODS: Data from 831 participants (aged 60-75 years) attending the... Read More about Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive decline in older people with type 2 diabetes.

γ-Glutamyltransferase, but not markers of hepatic fibrosis, is associated with cardiovascular disease in older people with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study (2015)
Journal Article
Morling, J. R., Fallowfield, J. A., Williamson, R. M., Robertson, C. M., Glancy, S., Guha, I. N., …Price, J. F. (2015). γ-Glutamyltransferase, but not markers of hepatic fibrosis, is associated with cardiovascular disease in older people with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study. Diabetologia, 58(7), 1484-1493. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-015-3575-y

© 2015, The Author(s). Aims/hypothesis: We examined the association of prevalent and incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) with chronic liver disease in a cohort of community-based people with type 2 diabetes, in order to clarify the relationship bet... Read More about γ-Glutamyltransferase, but not markers of hepatic fibrosis, is associated with cardiovascular disease in older people with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study.

Association between psychological distress and liver disease mortality: a meta-analysis of individual study participants (2015)
Journal Article
Russ, T. C., Kivimäki, M., Morling, J. R., Starr, J. M., Stamatakis, E., & Batty, G. D. (in press). Association between psychological distress and liver disease mortality: a meta-analysis of individual study participants. Gastroenterology, 148(5), doi:10.1053/j.gastro.2015.02.004

Background & Aims: Risk factors for cardiovascular disease, such as obesity and hypertension, have been associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Psychological distress (symptoms of anxiety and depression) is a risk factor for cardiovascular... Read More about Association between psychological distress and liver disease mortality: a meta-analysis of individual study participants.


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