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09-25-2020 | EASD 2020 | Conference coverage | News

​​​​​​​Spinal cord stimulation may be beneficial for painful diabetic neuropathy

Randomized trial findings presented at the virtual 56th EASD Annual Meeting suggest that spinal cord stimulation may provide pain relief for people with painful diabetic neuropathy and an inadequate response to conventional treatment.

10-24-2018 | Diabetes distress | Editorial | Article

Feeling stressed out and not meeting goals: A vicious cycle impacting diabetes self-management

Clinical psychologists Diana Naranjo and Korey Hood tackle the negative feedback loops that can develop around diabetes self-management and offer their insights on strategies to identify and address the roots of distress.

08-22-2018 | Psychosocial care | Editorial | Article

Shared decision-making in patient-centered care

Is the medical model of care failing diabetes patients in its current form? Advisory Board member Katharine Barnard considers this, and the future of clinical decision support.

07-16-2018 | Quality of life | Editorial | Article

Tackling clinical inertia: The role of patient engagement

Carmen Soto and David Strain provide their insights on clinical inertia in diabetes care and present the co-production model of open communication as an innovative means to address this widespread clinical issue.

07-04-2018 | Mental health | Article

Factors associated with type 2 diabetes in patients with vascular dementia: A population-based cross-sectional study

Liu CL et al. BMC Endocr Disord 2018; 18: 45. doi: 10.1186/s12902-018-0273-z

05-22-2018 | Insulin | Article

Perceptions of insulin use in type 2 diabetes in primary care: A thematic synthesis

Ellis K, Mulnier H, Forbes A. BMC Fam Pract 2018; 19: 70. doi: 10.1186/s12875-018-0753-2

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

05-08-2018 | Mental health | Article

The effectiveness of stress management training on blood glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes

Zamani-Alavijeh F et al. Diabetol Metab Syndr 2018; 10: 39. doi: 10.1186/s13098-018-0342-5

04-30-2018 | Insulin degludec | Article

DEVOTE 5: Evaluating the short-term cost-utility of insulin degludec versus insulin glargine U100 in basal–bolus regimens for type 2 diabetes in the UK

Pollock RF et al. Diabetes Ther 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s13300-018-0430-4

03-29-2018 | Quality of life | Article

The impact of diabetes mellitus on quality of life: Differences between genders

Jorgetto JV, Franco LJ. J Diabetes Metab Disord 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s40200-018-0333-y

03-28-2018 | Devices and technology | View from the clinic | Article

Managing patient expectations for glucose management via a device

As the utility and availability of devices surges, so too do patient expectations. Advisory Board member Katharine Barnard provides key consultation questions to help determine your patients’ greatest needs and obstacles.

02-19-2018 | Older adults | Practical approach | Article

Diabetes in the elderly

This review takes a practical approach to the assessment, nursing care, and medical treatment of diabetes in the elderly, highlighting major challenges and suggesting solutions to common clinical problems.

02-02-2018 | Depression | Review | Article

Measurement properties of depression questionnaires in patients with diabetes: A systematic review

van Dijk SEM et al. Qual Life Res 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s11136-018-1782-y

01-11-2018 | Insulin delivery patches | Article

Patient perceptions and preferences for a mealtime insulin delivery patch

Peyrot M et al. Diabetes Ther 2018; 9: 297–307. doi: 10.1007/s13300-017-0365-1

12-28-2017 | Neuropathy | Article

Perspectives on the impact of painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy in a multicultural population

Eichholz M et al. Clin Diabetes Endocrinol 2017; 3: 12. doi: 10.1186/s40842-017-0051-2

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