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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and glucose metabolism: a bitter sweet symphony

Overview of attention for article published in Cardiovascular Diabetology, January 2012
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13 tweeters
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2 Wikipedia pages
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1 Google+ user

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Title
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and glucose metabolism: a bitter sweet symphony
Published in
Cardiovascular Diabetology, January 2012
DOI 10.1186/1475-2840-11-132
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Authors

Aibek E Mirrakhimov

Abstract

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, metabolic syndrome and diabetes mellitus are common and underdiagnosed medical conditions. It was predicted that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease will be the third leading cause of death worldwide by 2020. The healthcare burden of this disease is even greater if we consider the significant impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on the cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be considered as a novel risk factor for new onset type 2 diabetes mellitus via multiple pathophysiological alterations such as: inflammation and oxidative stress, insulin resistance, weight gain and alterations in metabolism of adipokines. On the other hand, diabetes may act as an independent factor, negatively affecting pulmonary structure and function. Diabetes is associated with an increased risk of pulmonary infections, disease exacerbations and worsened COPD outcomes. On the top of that, coexistent OSA may increase the risk for type 2 DM in some individuals. The current scientific data necessitate a greater outlook on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may be viewed as a risk factor for the new onset type 2 diabetes mellitus. Conversely, both types of diabetes mellitus should be viewed as strong contributing factors for the development of obstructive lung disease. Such approach can potentially improve the outcomes and medical control for both conditions, and, thus, decrease the healthcare burden of these major medical problems.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Hungary 1 <1%
Brazil 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Unknown 159 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 36 22%
Student > Bachelor 25 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 22 13%
Researcher 17 10%
Other 9 5%
Other 33 20%
Unknown 22 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 70 43%
Nursing and Health Professions 15 9%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 14 9%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 8 5%
Sports and Recreations 7 4%
Other 18 11%
Unknown 32 20%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 18. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 23 May 2022.
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#1,590,226
of 21,399,109 outputs
Outputs from Cardiovascular Diabetology
#81
of 1,238 outputs
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#11,371
of 177,204 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Cardiovascular Diabetology
#2
of 36 outputs
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