Talking Points for Helping Your Type 1 Diabetes Patient Decide About Hybrid Closed Loop
Publication date: Available online 26 October 2019Source: Canadian Journal of DiabetesAuthor(s): Bruce A. Perkins, Nancy Cardinez, Christine F. Opsteen
The aim of the study was to establish whether suboptimal self-management explains the relationship between stressful life events and hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) in adolescents with type 1 diabetes and whether these relationships differ across race/ethnicity.
To evaluate the changes in cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who were candidates for kidney-pancreas transplantation (KPTx) from 1999 to 2017.
Conclusions/interpretationGAD-alum immunisation activates and propagates GAD-specific CD4 T cells with a distinctive bifunctional phenotype, the functional analysis of which might be important in understanding therapeutic responses.
Condition: Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 Interventions: Drug: Dapagliflozin 5mg; Drug: Placebo Sponsors: The Hospital for Sick Children; Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR); Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Not yet recruiting
CONCLUSIONS: Relaxation techniques as an adjunct to medical treatment are a useful tool for patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus. PMID: 32239448 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conclusions: Overall, co-aggregation was more pronounced in monozygotic than in dizygotic twins, suggesting that disease overlap is largely attributable to genetic factors. Co-aggregation was common, and twins faced up to a ten-fold risk of developing diseases not present in their co-twin. Our results validate and refine previous heritability estimates based on smaller twin cohorts. PMID: 32229696 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 1 April 2020Source: Canadian Journal of DiabetesAuthor(s): Selena Davis, Lee MacKay
ConclusionCCB with ACE or CCB with ARB combination strategies are equally acceptable in hypertensive Korean patients regarding the occurrence of NODM.
Certified child life specialists (CCLSs) are health care team members with advanced knowledge of child development. CCLSs can help establish a trajectory of engagement in diabetes self-management beginning in early childhood.
This article focuses on practical approaches and decision-making strategies for utilizing FCGM in primary care settings. PMID: 32223687 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]