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Hyperglycemia


Browse the latest news, expert commentary, and educational content on hyperglycemia.


Highlights

04-29-2022 | ATTD 2022 | Conference coverage | News

Poor glucose control risks SARS-CoV-2 infection despite immunization in type 2 diabetes

Poor glycemic control is associated with an impaired immune response to vaccination against SARS-CoV-2 and an increased risk for breakthrough infections in people with type 2 diabetes, report researchers.

04-14-2022 | Hyperglycemia | View from the clinic | Article

Managing hyperglycemia related to stress

Lori Berard highlights the contribution of stress to poor glycemic control and considers how healthcare providers can account for this in their practice.

04-11-2022 | Medications | News

Therapeutic inertia increasing in type 2 diabetes

The proportion of individuals receiving second-line therapy for diabetes has decreased over time despite worsening glycemic control over the same period, US study findings indicate.

Corticosteroid treatment and the consequences for glucose control

How should clinicians handle hyperglycemia arising from glucocorticoid treatment?

Featured contributor

Simon Heller is Professor of Clinical Diabetes at the University of Sheffield, Director of Research and Development and Honorary Consultant Physician at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, UK. 

In this featured article, Prof. Heller explains why time-in-range targets are so helpful for people with diabetes… yet handing out continuous glucose monitoring devices willy-nilly could do more harm than good.

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