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Expert commentaries from clinicians and researchers on clinical trials, guidelines and topical issues in diabetes care.


04-16-2019 | Nephropathy | Video | Article

Diabetes expert commentary: The CREDENCE trial

In this video interview, diabetes specialist John Wilding discusses how the CREDENCE trial findings may impact the treatment of people with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease (3:31).

03-08-2019 | Psychosocial care | Video | Article

Patient engagement skills and eating disorders

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner Abeni Lüken outlines the patient engagement techniques that healthcare practitioners can use to facilitate open and positive discussions about eating disorders (4:08).

03-07-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Researcher comment: The 2-year outcomes of the DiRECT trial

Roy Taylor explains why the DiRECT intervention may benefit a surprisingly wide variety of people, and how the trial’s findings could trigger a major shift in thinking about how to tackle type 2 diabetes (6:45).

03-07-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Clinical takeaways: The DiRECT trial

Amar Puttanna highlights the key clinical messages that have come out of the DiRECT trial (0:59).

03-06-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Expert commentary: The 2-year DiRECT outcomes

John Wilding discusses the implications of the 2-year outcomes of the DiRECT trial, and the questions that remain unanswered (4:17).

02-23-2019 | Devices and technology | ATTD 2019 | Article

Technology conference highlights from a diabetes educator

Editorial board member Lori Berard gives her take-home messages from the 2019 ATTD conference (1:42).

02-22-2019 | Continuous glucose monitoring | ATTD 2019 | Article

Researcher comment: The benefits of starting CGM immediately after diabetes diagnosis

Korey Hood discusses his research looking at the effects on patients and carers of starting continuous glucose monitoring straight after diabetes diagnosis (4:25).

02-22-2019 | Psychosocial care | ATTD 2019 | Article

Psychosocial research in diabetes: An endocrinologist’s viewpoint

Tim Jones explains why psychosocial research matters to clinicians, and discusses a randomized trial of continuous glucose monitoring from the point of diabetes diagnosis (3:11).

02-22-2019 | Psychosocial care | ATTD 2019 | Article

Expert highlights: Psychologic issues influencing device uptake in teens with diabetes

Korey Hood outlines some psychologic issues that should be addressed to optimize the uptake of diabetes technologies by adolescents (4:46).

02-21-2019 | Hypoglycemia | ATTD 2019 | Article

Expert commentary: Gauging hypoglycemia risk in routine clinical practice

Simon Heller outlines some straightforward tactics for assessing people’s risk for hypoglycemia during routine consultations (2:49).

02-21-2019 | Psychosocial care | ATTD 2019 | Article

Expert highlights: Psychology and patient-reported outcome symposia at ATTD

Kath Barnard talks about why is it important to feature psychologic research and patient-reported outcomes at a diabetes technology conference (1:44).

02-19-2019 | Artificial pancreas systems | Video | Article

Video explainer: The DIY artificial pancreas

Engineer and endocrinologist Rayhan Lal, from Stanford University in California, USA, explains the phenomenon of DIY closed-loop insulin delivery and what to do if a patient wants to adopt it.

11-16-2018 | Dapagliflozin | Feature | Video

Researcher comment: DECLARE-TIMI 58

DECLARE-TIMI 58 steering committee member John Wilding talks us through the trial's findings (5:49).

11-10-2018 | Dapagliflozin | Feature | Video

Expert commentary: DECLARE-TIMI 58

Miles Fisher talks to medwireNews about the results of the dapagliflozin cardiovascular outcomes trial DECLARE-TIMI 58.

10-08-2018 | Diabetes prevention | EASD 2018 | Video

Expert commentary: The PREVIEW project

Amrit Lamba considers the rather mixed results of the PREVIEW project, and what they mean for primary care (3:40).

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