Using telemedicine to support care for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus

October 31, 2019
Source: BMJ Open Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Oct 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: This study aims to explore the experiences and perspectives of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus that use telemedicine to manage their condition.
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The effect of hypoglycaemia during hospital admission on health‐related outcomes for people with diabetes

October 31, 2019
Source: Diabetic Medicine Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Nov 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:There is an association between inpatient hypoglycaemia and longer length of stay and greater in‐hospital mortality.
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Time preferences, diabetes self‐management behaviours and outcomes: a systematic review

October 31, 2019
Source: Diabetic Medicine Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Nov 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: Time preferences have been found to be associated with poor diabetes self‐management behaviours.
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Prevalence of established cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the UK

October 31, 2019
Source: Diabetes Therapy Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Oct 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease. We need to understand the prevalence and associated complications of this disease, as well as the optimal treatment for patients with diabetes.
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Effect of diabetes duration on the relationship between glycaemic control and risk of death in older adults with type 2 diabetes

October 31, 2019
Source: Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Oct 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: It was found that strict glycaemic control was associated with an increased risk of death among individuals with long (>5 years) diabetes duration. This was not the case for individuals with short diabetes duration where strict glycaemic control was associated with the lowest risk of death..
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How to perform better intervention to prevent and control diabetic retinopathy among patients with type 2 diabetes

October 31, 2019
Source: Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Oct 19 Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell:
Diabetic retinopathy (DR), a microvascular complication of diabetes, is the leading cause of preventable blindness in working age population. It is reported that after 20 years, nearly all patients with type 1 diabetes and more than 60% of those with type 2 diabetes will develop DR.
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A comprehensive approach to type 2 diabetes mellitus – A recommendation document

October 31, 2019
Source: Endocrinología, Diabetes y Nutrición (English ed.) Follow this link to read an abstract Date of publication: Sep 19; 66 (7) Publication type: Journal article In a nutshell: The objective was to prepare a document including all aspects required for a comprehensive approach to type 2 diabetes. Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/