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Review
Type 2 diabetes and quality of life 
Aikaterini Trikkalinou, Athanasia K Papazafiropoulou, Andreas Melidonis 
World J Diabetes 8(4):120-129. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.120
Minireviews
Syndecan-1-coating of interleukin-17-producing natural killer T cells provides a specific method for their visualization and analysis 
Anil Kumar Jaiswal, Mohanraj Sadasivam, Abdel Rahim A Hamad 
World J Diabetes 8(4):130-134. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.130
Osteomyelitis in diabetic foot: A comprehensive overview 
Laura Giurato, Marco Meloni, Valentina Izzo, Luigi Uccioli 
World J Diabetes 8(4):135-142. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.135
Basic Study
Insulin-mimetic compound hexaquis (benzylammonium) decavanadate is antilipolytic in human fat cells 
Christian Carpéné, Silvia Garcia-Vicente, Marta Serrano, Luc Marti, Chloé Belles, Miriam Royo, Jean Galitzky, Antonio Zorzano, Xavier Testar 
World J Diabetes 8(4):143-153. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.143
Observational Study
Effects of intermittent fasting on health markers in those with type 2 diabetes: A pilot study 
Terra G Arnason, Matthew W Bowen, Kerry D Mansell 
World J Diabetes 8(4):154-164. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.154
Systematic Reviews
KMAP-O framework for care management research of patients with type 2 diabetes 
Thomas T H Wan, Amanda Terry, Bobbie McKee, Waleed Kattan 
World J Diabetes 8(4):165-171. Published online Apr 15, 2017. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v8.i4.165