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Type 2 diabetes


Browse the latest news, expert commentary, and educational content on type 2 diabetes.


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10-07-2021 | SGLT2 inhibitors | News

Real-world data back SGLT2 inhibitor benefits even for people initially free of CVD

A real-world study shows a reduced risk for heart failure hospitalization, even in people without pre-existing cardiovascular disease, with use of SGLT2 inhibitors versus GLP-1 receptor agonists.

09-29-2021 | EASD 2021 | Conference coverage | News

TriMaster supports precision medicine strategy for type 2 diabetes treatment intensification

Findings from the TriMaster trial suggest that stratification of people with type 2 diabetes based on clinical features may help to guide the choice of second- or third-line drug for those who require treatment intensification after metformin.

09-21-2021 | Hypoglycemia | View from the clinic | Article

Hypoglycemia in people taking alpha-glucosidase inhibitors

Sanjay Kalra explains how use of alpha-glucosidase inhibitors in people with type 2 diabetes can complicate the treatment of hypoglycemia.

Semaglutide for weight loss: The STEP and SELECT trials

Get the latest results and insights from the researchers.

More on type 2 diabetes

View from the clinic: Sanjay Kalra

Expert insights on identifying appropriate patient profiles when considering the use of medication combinations.

SGLT2 inhibitor use in type 2 diabetes management

Learn about prescribing these medications with guidance from the Improving Diabetes Steering Committee.

  • » A prescribing tool to inform prescribing decisions for SGLT2 inhibitors
  • » SGLT2 inhibitors: Key evidence and implications for clinical practice
  • » Translating SGLT2 inhibitor cardiovascular evidence into practice
  • » This content is intended only for UK healthcare providers and was made possible by educational funding provided by Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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