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Metabolic surgery: A paradigm shift in type 2 diabetes management 
Joseph M Pappachan, Ananth K Viswanath 
World J Diabetes 6(8):990-998. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.990
Impact of new technologies on diabetes care 
Elisa Giani, Andrea Enzo Scaramuzza, Gian Vincenzo Zuccotti 
World J Diabetes 6(8):999-1004. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.999
Importance of telemedicine in diabetes care: Relationships between family physicians and ophthalmologists 
Pedro Romero-Aroca, Ramon Sagarra-Alamo, Alicia Pareja-Rios, Maribel López 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1005-1008. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1005
Review
Respiratory failure in diabetic ketoacidosis 
Nikifor K Konstantinov, Mark Rohrscheib, Emmanuel I Agaba, Richard I Dorin, Glen H Murata, Antonios H Tzamaloukas 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1009-1023. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1009
Gestational diabetes mellitus: Challenges for different ethnic groups 
Lili Yuen, Vincent W Wong 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1024-1032. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1024
Exercise guidelines for gestational diabetes mellitus 
Cliantha Padayachee, Jeff S Coombes 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1033-1044. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1033
Indicators of glycemic control in patients with gestational diabetes mellitus and pregnant women with diabetes mellitus 
Kunihiko Hashimoto, Masafumi Koga 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1045-1056. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1045
Is there a relationship between vitamin D with insulin resistance and diabetes mellitus? 
Kamal AS Al-Shoumer, Thamer M Al-Essa 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1057-1064. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1057
Minireviews
Gestational diabetes: A clinical update 
Ulla Kampmann, Lene Ring Madsen, Gitte Oeskov Skajaa, Ditte Smed Iversen, Niels Moeller, Per Ovesen 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1065-1072. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1065
Steroid hyperglycemia: Prevalence, early detection and therapeutic recommendations: A narrative review 
Héctor Eloy Tamez-Pérez, Dania Lizet Quintanilla-Flores, René Rodríguez-Gutiérrez, José Gerardo González-González, Alejandra Lorena Tamez-Peña 
World J Diabetes 6(8):1073-1081. Published online Jul 25, 2015. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v6.i8.1073