Issue 4/2018

Metabolic Syndrome and Quality of Life – Facts and Mysteries

Issue: 4/2018 Author: Robeva, Ralitsa N., Milcheva Boika A., Elenkova, Atanaska P., Zacharieva, Sabina Z. USHATE “Acad. Iv. Penchev”, Clinical Centre for Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical Faculty, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: The association between metabolic syn-drome (MS) and serious cardiovascular compli-cations is widely known, but in recent years, its additional role in terms of both […]


Subclinical Hypercortisolism in Patients with Pituitary Incidentalomas

Issue: 4/2018 Author: Nankova, Anelia B., Elenkova, Atanaska P., Zacharieva, Sabina Z. Clinical Center of Endocrinology and Gerontology, Medical University, Sofia Abstract: Subclinical hypercortisolism (SH) is a patho-logical condition with a mild chronic increase in cortisol secretion without specific signs and symp-toms of overt Cushing‘s syndrome. It is divided into two forms: ACTH-dependent (pituitary) and […]


Serum Levels of Incretin Hormones and Their Relationship with Atherogenic Indices in Women with Metabolic Syndrome

Issue: 4/2018 Author:Stanchev, Pavel E.1 , Orbetzova, Maria M.1, Terzieva, Dora D2, Davcheva, Delyana M.2, Koleva, Daniela Iv.1, Iliev, Dimitar A.1, Petrov, Sava V.1, Konsulova, Petya Sp.1 1). Clinic of Endocrinology and metabolic diseases, 2). Central Clinical Laboratory, “Sv. Georgy” University Hospital, Medical University of Plovdiv Address for correspondence: Dr Pavel Stanchev, Clinic of Endocrinology […]


Reliability of Glycated Haemoglobin (HbA1c) in Assessment of Long-term Control of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Different Therapeutic Regimens

Issue: 4/2018 Author:Totomirova, Tzvetelina Tz., Arnaudova, Mila V., Grigorov, Nedyalko B. Clinic of Endocrinology and metabolic diseases, Military Medical Academy, Sofia Address for correspondence:Tzvetelina Totomirova, MD Clinic of Endocrinology and metabolic diseases Sofia, St. G. Sofijski str. 3, Military medical academy, 15fl e-mail: cvet@gbg.bg Aim of the study: To assess the reliability of glycated haemoglobin […]


Frequency and Characteristics of Impaired Glucose Tolerance in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome (population analysis at one hospital for one year)

Issue: 4/2018 Author:Borissova, Anna-Maria I., Vlahov, Jordan D., Cvetanova, Boyana T., Markova, Adriana K., Mollova, Ekaterina V. Clinic of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, University Hospital Sofiamed, Medical Faculty, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridsky” Address for correspondence:Prof. Anna-Maria Borissova, University Hospital Sofiamed, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridsky” 10 Dimitar Mollov Str, 1750-Sofia, Bulgaria E-mail: anmarbor@abv.bg Abstract: […]


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