Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Coen D.A. Stehouwer, MD, PhD, FESC
Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands Read more...

ISSN-print: 1923-2861  |  ISSN-online: 1923-287X  |  Bimonthly  | Open Access  | Aims and Scope
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  • Thyroid Gland Dysfunction and COVID-19 Severity: Is There a Correlation?

    It has been suggested that thyroid gland dysfunction in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients can directly or indirectly affect COVID-19 severity and mortality rates.

  • Application of Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose by Intermittently Scanned Continuous Glucose Monitoring to Lifestyle Improvement After Health Checkup

    Although workers are required to undergo annual health examinations in Japan, many issues remain with encouraging examinees to visit medical institutions after the checkup and providing education in lifestyle improvements.

  • Metabolically Obese Normal-Weight Phenotype as a Risk Factor for High Blood Pressure: A Five-Year Cohort

    The metabolically obese normal-weight (MONW) phenotype has been considered a risk factor for different chronic diseases, but its role in high blood pressure (HBP) is still unclear. The aim of the study is to determine if the MONW phenotype constitutes a risk factor for hypertension in Peruvian adults belonging to a 5-year cohort.

  • Combination of a Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Analog and a Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitor Improves Lipid Metabolism Compared to the Monotherapies in Experimental Metabolic Syndrome

    Here we evaluated the association of the glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) analog, liraglutide, and the sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitor, canagliflozin, on the improvement of metabolic syndrome symptoms in a high-fat diet (HFD)-induced obesity rat model.

  • Bone Mineral Density as a Predictor of Cardiovascular Disease in Women: A Real-World Retrospective Study

    Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) in women remains understudied, under-diagnosed, and under-treated. Traditional risk factors affect men’s and women’s hearts differently. However, the current risk stratification tools do not consider such sex-specific factors.







Approach to the Patient With Pituitary Adenoma Using Telemedicine: Knowledge Gaps and Recommendations
Telemedicine (TM) can be defined as the practice of medicine using technology such as video teleconferencing, telephone calls, or emails in order to provide health care from a distance. The emergence of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and its potential complications have created an urgent need for the transformation of physical visits into virtual encounters. Full Text

Intensive Management of Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes Using a Multidisciplinary Approach and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of a weekly monitoring interaction using continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) in a population of poorly controlled type 2 diabetes patients. Full Text

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Sheehan’s Syndrome in a Fifty-Six-Year-Old Woman Presenting With a Retroperitoneal Mass: Perioperative Management During a Major Surgery
Patients with Sheehan’s syndrome (SS) can present with adrenal crisis, myxedema coma, hypoglycemia, and hyponatremia, which could be triggered by an infection or surgery. For the endocrinologist, a patient with SS who is scheduled for surgery presents a significant challenge as more likely to experience delayed emergence from anesthesia, hypotension that does not respond to the standard regimen, a decrease in core body temperature, and a decreased need for anesthetic drugs due to reduced metabolism. Full Text

Current Issue


Vol. 13, No. 3, Aug 2023

Table of Contents


Chronic Calcific Pancreatitis and Its Association With Secondary Diabetes Mellitus Abstract HTML PDF
Gurusha Bahl, Md Sadique Hussain, Dinesh K. Upadhyay, Madhumati Varma, Rajveer Singh, Subhankar Das 89-95

Original Article

Thyroid Gland Dysfunction and COVID-19 Severity: Is There a Correlation? Abstract HTML PDF
Nidal El Khatib, Adi Sharabi-Nov, Raed Farhat, Or Sror-Turkel, Yaniv Avraham, Shlomo Merchavy 96-103
Prevalence of Metabolically-Obese Normal-Weight Worldwide: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Abstract HTML PDF Suppl1 Suppl2
Gianella Zulema Zenas-Trujillo, Irma Trujillo-Ramirez, Jesus Maritza Carhuavilca-Torres, Ronald Espiritu Ayala-Mendivil, Victor Juan Vera-Ponce 104-113
Study of Plasma Corticosterone Upon Chronic Stress Induction and Its Effect on Follicular Development in Rattus norvegicus Abstract HTML PDF
Nitin Kalsi Rajashekara, Bindu Jayashankaraswamy, Raghu Nataraj 114-120

Case Report

Metastatic Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Gone Wild Abstract HTML PDF
Khulood Talpur, Ambreen Soomro, Afrah Talpur 121-125
Successful Heart Rate Management of Atrial Fibrillation Due to Thyroid Storm Using Intravenous Amiodarone Abstract HTML PDF
Mimori Abe, Yuichiro Matsuo, Masao Horiuchi, Koichi Kitamura, Toshihiko Suzuki 126-133

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