A public health screening for islet autoantibodies demonstrated prevalence of 0.31 percent among children aged 2 to 5 years.
The aims of the study were to discover efficacy of bariatric surgery for remission of diseases related to obesity, estimate metabolic changes over 5 years, and compare the outcomes of restrictive and gastric bypass surgeries.
Medtronic is recalling certain MiniMed 600 Series insulin pumps due to a missing or broken retainer ring that can potentially lead to the under or over delivery of insulin.
Using negotiated prices and a defined formulary, similar to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Medicare could save billions of dollars on prescription insulin for patients with diabetes.
Fresenius Kabi announced the launch of Glucagon Emergency Kit for the treatment of severe hypoglycemic episodes in adult and pediatric patients with diabetes.
A novel dual-hormone artificial pancreas system that delivers both rapid insulin and pramlintide was found to improve glucose control.
Chronic pancreatitis is associated with increased risk for diabetes-associated emergencies, including diabetic ketoacidosis.
Real-world use of continuous glucose monitoring systems improves glycemic control and reduces the frequency of rare and dangerous events in pediatric type 1 diabetes.
Continuous glucose monitoring may provide a better understanding of the early stages of diabetes progression in youth with cystic fibrosis.
Automated insulin delivery by a mobile closed-loop control system represents a feasible option for glycemic control in type 1 diabetes, with some improvements still needed in device connectivity.
In women with prepregnancy type 1 and 2 diabetes, induction of labor is not associated with increased cesarean section rates compared with expectant management beyond 39 weeks, but it is associated with certain neonatal adverse outcomes.
Researchers explored the effects of a telemedicine visit on care in patients with T1D.
Adolescence and emerging adulthood represent a complicated stage for patients with T1D. Access to mental health services during this transition is critical.
Both recent severe hypoglycemia (SH) and lifetime SH are associated with worse cognition among older adults with type 1 diabetes.
Patients with type 1 diabetes with optimal and suboptimal glycemic control differ with respect to clinical and health care utilization factors.
Intermittently scanned continuous glucose monitoring results in higher treatment satisfaction among adults with type 1 diabetes.
The approval was based on data from an active-controlled, treat-to-target trial (Onset7) that included 777 pediatric patients (aged 2 to 17 years) with type 1 diabetes.
For patients with type 1 diabetes, lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is a significant risk factor for macrovascular disease, albuminuria, and calcified aortic valve disease.
Assessment of suicide risk as part of routine pediatric type 1 diabetes care is feasible and necessary.
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has published an update to their Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes for 2020.