UTSW Faculty’s Publication Featured in Medscape!

Congratulations to Dr. Ishak Mansi from the division of General Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern for his recently published article, “Statins and New-Onset Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetic Complications: A Retrospective Cohort Study of US Healthy Adults” in the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Dr. Mansi’s findings were featured on the frontpage of Medscape this past week and has gained a lot of attention. According to Dr. Mansi and the authors, this is one of the first studies to show a connection between statin use and risk of diabetes in a generally healthy group. Click on the links below to read the summary of the article’s findings as well as the abstract!

Statins and New-Onset Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetic Complications: A Retrospective Cohort Study of US Healthy Adults

Statins Linked to Diabetes and Complications in Healthy Adults (Medscape)