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Editorial
Role of lipid-lowering agents in the management of diabetic retinopathy 
Estelle Ioannidou, Vasilis-Spyridon Tseriotis, Konstantinos Tziomalos 
World J Diabetes 8(1):1-6. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i1.1
Retrospective Cohort Study
Amount of polyhydramnios attributable to diabetes may be less than previously reported 
Lisa E Moore 
World J Diabetes 8(1):7-10. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i1.7
Observational Study
Serum levels of undercarboxylated osteocalcin are related to cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and healthy subjects 
Sergio Sanchez-Enriquez, Isabel Thalia Ballesteros-Gonzalez, José Rafael Villafán-Bernal, Sara Pascoe-Gonzalez, Edgar Alfonso Rivera-Leon, Blanca Estela Bastidas-Ramirez, Jorge David Rivas-Carrillo, Juan Luis Alcala-Zermeno, Juan Armendariz-Borunda, Iris Monserrat Llamas-Covarrubias, Abraham Zepeda-Moreno 
World J Diabetes 8(1):11-17. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i1.11
Clinical and dietary predictors of common carotid artery intima media thickness in a population with type 1 and type 2 diabetes: A cross-sectional study 
Kristina S Petersen, Jennifer B Keogh, Peter J Meikle, Manohar L Garg, Peter M Clifton 
World J Diabetes 8(1):18-27. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i1.18
Systematic Reviews
Barriers that practitioners face when initiating insulin therapy in general practice settings and how they can be overcome 
Abdulaziz Bin rsheed, Ian Chenoweth 
World J Diabetes 8(1):28-39. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i1.28