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Flash glucose monitoring

07-06-2021 | ATTD 2021 | Conference coverage | News

Better glycemic control with isCGM may lead to less diabetes distress

Gaining greater control of blood glucose and hypoglycemia awareness is associated with a reduction in diabetes distress among people who start using the FreeStyle Libre, researchers report.

02-06-2021 | ATTD 2021 | Conference coverage | News

ALERTT1: Time in range, hypoglycemia worry improve with isCGM to rtCGM switch

Switching from intermittently scanned to real-time continuous glucose monitoring improves time in range by a clinically relevant percentage, show the findings of the 6-month ALERTT1 trial.

07-04-2021 | Flash glucose monitoring | News

Real-world data support benefits of flash glucose monitoring

Flash glucose monitoring is associated with small but sustained improvements in glycemic control and a reduction in severe hypoglycemia relative to self-monitoring of blood glucose in type 1 diabetes, observational data show.

23-09-2020 | EASD 2020 | Conference coverage | News

LIBERATES: Hypoglycemia reduction with post-ACS flash monitoring in type 2 diabetes

The results of the phase 2 LIBERATES trial suggest that flash glucose monitoring could reduce the time people with type 2 diabetes spend in hypoglycemia in the period following an acute coronary syndrome.

06-08-2020 | COVID-19 | News

Socioeconomic status may flag glycemic control deterioration risk in COVID-19 lockdown

Analysis of flash glucose monitoring users in Scotland reveals that people with low socioeconomic status had an increased risk for deteriorating glycemic control during the COVID-19 lockdown.

20-07-2020 | Flash glucose monitoring | News

More evidence for acute complication reduction with real-world flash glucose monitoring

UK audit data confirm multiple benefits linked to real-world use of flash glucose monitoring including reduced paramedic callouts and hospital admissions for acute diabetes complications.

14-06-2020 | ADA 2020 | Conference coverage | News

​​​​​​​FreeStyle Libre use linked to substantial reduction in acute diabetes complications

Real-world data presented at the virtual ADA 80th Scientific Sessions highlight the benefits of the FreeStyle Libre continuous glucose monitoring system in reducing acute complications in people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

14-05-2020 | COVID-19 | News

Glycemic control improved in type 1 diabetes under Italian lockdown

Italian researchers report that the slower pace of life forced on people with type 1 diabetes during lockdown amid the COVID-19 outbreak resulted in improved glycemic control.

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