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10-03-2019 | Ketoacidosis | Highlight | News

Protocol with point-of-care testing improves speed, accuracy of DKA diagnosis

Implementing a nursing protocol that includes point-of-care testing at triage reduces the time to diabetic ketoacidosis diagnosis and the number of unnecessary intravenous placements in the pediatric emergency department, say researchers.

09-24-2019 | Type 2 diabetes | Podcast | Article

How was it for you? The experts discuss EASD 2019

Our clinical advisors discuss their EASD 2019 highlights, including new treatment options for children and older adults with type 2 diabetes, the complexities surrounding hypoglycemia prevention, and the implications of the VERIFY trial.

07-14-2018 | Pediatrics | Review | Article

Disparities in care delivery and outcomes in young adults with diabetes

Agarwal S, Hilliard M, Butler A. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 65. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1037-x

06-04-2018 | Pediatrics | Review | Article

Identifying prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in asymptomatic youth: Should HbA1c be used as a diagnostic approach?

Vajravelu ME, Lee JM. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 43. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1012-6

05-24-2018 | Retinopathy | Review | Article

Clinical and psychosocial factors influencing retinal screening uptake among young adults with type 2 diabetes

Lake AJ, Rees G, Speight J. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 41. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1007-3

05-10-2018 | Devices and technology | Review | Article

Diabetes care in the digital era: A synoptic overview

Fatehi F, Menon A, Bird D. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 38. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1013-5

05-08-2018 | Obesity | Review | Article

Obesity prevention: Strategies and challenges in Latin America

Cominato L et al. Curr Obes Rep 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s13679-018-0311-1

04-13-2018 | Healthcare systems | News

Regular healthcare access may reduce children’s DKA risk at diabetes diagnosis

Children are less likely to present with diabetic ketoacidosis at the time of type 1 diabetes diagnosis if they previously had regular access to a healthcare provider, research published in CMAJ suggests.

02-26-2018 | Hyperglycemia | Review | Article

Critical care management of stress-induced hyperglycemia

Vanhorebeek I, Gunst J, Van den Berghe G. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 17. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-0988-2

01-30-2018 | Transitions of care | News

SEARCH highlights flaws in transfer from pediatric to adult diabetes care

US researchers call for tailored clinical programs and policies to improve the transition from pediatric to adult care, and thus prevent worsening glycemic control, in young adults with type 2 diabetes.

12-14-2017 | Guidelines | Editorial | Article

What is new in the 2018 American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes?

Jay Shubrook, Chair of the American Diabetes Association’s Primary Care Advisory Group, outlines what's new in 2018's ADA Standards of Care update. 

11-03-2017 | Obesity | Review | Article

Management of childhood obesity and overweight in primary care visits: Gaps between recommended care and typical practice

Guo H, Pavek M, Loth K. Curr Nutr Rep 2017; 6: 307–314. doi: 10.1007/s13668-017-0221-y

10-06-2017 | Transitions of care | News

Appointment manager boosts retention after switch to adult diabetes care

An open-label randomized trial shows that an appointment manager reduces disengagement from health services among patients with type 1 diabetes after the first year following their transition from pediatric to adult care.

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