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Looking for patients with diabetes to try an education program with nutritional supplements to prevent retinal disease

Posted by on Oct 19, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study is evaluating the impact of an education program plus nutritional supplements on the frequency of eye disease in patients with diabetes mellitus. The main outcome to be measured will be the changes in electroretinogram results, a lab test that measures vision quality. This study is recruiting in North Carolina. The...

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Adding SGLT inhibitors or metformin to insulin therapy for patients with type 1 diabetes

Posted by on Sep 30, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness of adding sodium-glucose co-transporter (SGLT) inhibitors versus metformin (Glucophage) to insulin therapy for type 1 diabetes (T1D). This study concluded that SGLT inhibitors improved blood glucose control and weight loss better than metformin in these patients. Some background The goal of T1D...

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Dapagliflozin in type 1 diabetes

Posted by on Apr 27, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The aim of this study was to assess continuous blood glucose levels in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) taking dapagliflozin as an add-on to insulin treatment. The main finding of the study was that patients treated with dapagliflozin had improved average blood glucose levels and less variation in blood glucose levels. Some background...

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Looking for diabetic patients with slowed digestion to test relamorelin treatment

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the safety and effectiveness of relamorelin on diabetic gastroparesis (slowed digestion in diabetic patients). The main outcome to be measured will be the percentage of patients with gastroparesis symptoms. The details High blood glucose levels in diabetes can cause nerves to not work properly. When the nerve...

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Looking for patients with type 1 diabetes to trial a new rescue pen for hypoglycemia

Posted by on Mar 16, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is comparing the effectiveness of G-Pen (Glucagon Injection) to GlucaGen® Hypokit® (Glucagon) in the treatment of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D). The main outcome to be measured is the number of patients with an increase in blood sugar levels within 30 minutes after rescue medication.  The...

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The relationship between insulin dose and risk of heart disease in type 1 diabetes

Posted by on Feb 28, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The aim of the study was to look at the relationship between insulin dose and risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in type 1 diabetes (T1D). The main finding of the study was that higher insulin doses are associated with CVD risk factors but not with increased CVD events. Some background Patients with T1D have an increased risk of CVD...

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The safety and effectiveness of a closed-loop insulin delivery system at day and night time

Posted by on Feb 27, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and effectiveness of a closed-loop insulin delivery system for day and night use in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D). The main finding of the study was that this system was safe and had better blood glucose control than the sensor-augmented pump. Some background Insulin therapy is...

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