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Can using ultra-rapid lispro in patients with type 1 diabetes using subcutaneous insulin infusion improve glucose control after meals?

Can using ultra-rapid lispro in patients with type 1 diabetes using subcutaneous insulin infusion improve glucose control after meals?

Posted by on Apr 11, 2021 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness and safety of ultra-rapid lispro (URLi; LyumjevTM) to lispro (Humalog) in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) on continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII). The authors concluded that URLi was similarly effective and provided improved postprandial glucose (PPG) control with reduced hypoglycemia in...

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Looking for people with type 1 diabetes to try an artificial pancreas

Posted by on Sep 1, 2018 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This clinical trial is investigating the effects of an artificial pancreas (AP) system on brain function in older adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D). The main outcome to be measured will be change in alternate fuel uptake by the brain during hypoglycemia (dangerously low blood glucose). The details Glucose is used as fuel by the brain and...

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Searching for adults and children with type 1 diabetes to test the hybrid closed loop insulin delivery system

Posted by on Dec 19, 2017 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial will evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Hybrid Closed Loop (HCL) system in adult and pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes. The primary outcome of this study will be a change in HbA1c levels (average blood glucose over 3 months). The details HCL systems are a diabetes management strategy. They are composed of...

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Does a low carbohydrate diet improve blood glucose control in type 1 diabetes?

Posted by on Sep 10, 2017 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if a low carbohydrate diet improved glycemic control (blood sugar) and cardiovascular (heart and circulatory system) parameters in type 1 diabetes patients. They found that a low carbohydrate diet resulted in improved glycemic control with no effect on cardiovascular markers.  Some background Glycemic...

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Pump it up – does diluting insulin aspart quicken its action in type 1 diabetes?

Posted by on Aug 9, 2015 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effect of diluting insulin aspart  (B28Asp human insulin) in children aged 3-6 with type 1 diabetes. Some background Insulin is typically the first treatment for type 1 diabetes patients. One of the methods of delivery is via an insulin pump. In closed-loop insulin delivery,  blood glucose is...

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