Beyond awareness: We need a ‘recipe for health’ in metabolic syndrome

Beyond awareness: We need a ‘recipe for health’ in metabolic syndrome

This month’s cover story puts forth a call to action for our fellow physicians to be more aware of fatty liver disease risk. But this call needs to be about more than awareness. It must be a call for multidisciplinary coordinated screening and follow-up.Looking at NASH in particular, we know that about 70% of patients with NASH also have diabetes. Theoretically, we might assume that those patients will then be screened for cardiovascular risk despite us not knowing what concomitant NASH and diabetes might confer.Yet in looking at UpToDate and other resources, they do not recommendRead More

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