Type 1 Diabetes
Oral insulin usage does not prevent the development of type 1 diabetes in relatives of patients.
Insulin pump therapy is linked to lower risks of severe hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis and better glycemic control than insulin injection therapy.
However, long-term type 1 diabetes is associated with hand pain, disability, and stiffness.
A 36-year-old man with type 1 diabetes presents to the emergency room with hyperglycemia and possible diabetic ketoacidosis after not taking his insulin for 3 days.
The FDA approves an "artifical pancreas" for patients over 14 years of age.
Pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes often have low levels of vitamin D.
The ADA has published the 2016 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes that outline the best practices for diabetes care and management.
Intranasal glucagon is noninferior to intramuscular glucagon in adults with type 1 diabetes.
While undergoing physical therapy after a stroke, a patient with type 1 diabetes has a hypoglycemia-related stroke.
Research shows that adding metformin to insulin therapy will not boost glycemic control in overweight teens with type 1 diabetes.
For people with type 1 diabetes, using insulin pump therapy lowers mortality from all causes.
After adjustment for age and sex, standardized mortality ratios (SMRs) were higher in type 1 and type 2 diabetes for all outcomes.
The patient, aged 69 years, had a 43-year history of type 1 diabetes and was scheduled to undergo a chest wall resection.
Clinicians should educate families about insulin omission as a weight-reduction strategy in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes.
The incidence of diabetic ketoacidosis in children in Colorado at the time of type 1 diabetes diagnosis increased by 55% from 1998 to 2012.
By age 25 years, cumulative probability of onset of eating disorder is 60% among young women with type 1 diabetes, according to the data.
Serious life events, such as death, illness, divorce or birth of a new child, during childhood can triple the risk for developing type 1 diabetes later.
A patient, aged 33 years, with a history of type 1 diabetes for 10 years presented to the hospital.
Five-year survival for breast cancer patients with diabetes was 15% lower than for those without diabetes.
There was a significant deterioration in reading span and a decrease in correct responses with hypoglycemia.
Within six months after the onset of diabetes, the risk of psychiatric morbidity increased three-fold in children with type 1 diabetes compared with the general population.
Many older adults with diabetes and comorbid medical problems may be over treated.
A majority of patients with diabetes are worried about experiencing hypoglycemia, with many being uncertain about how to manage the condition.
A 25-year-old woman newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes presents with insidious onset of recurrent hypoglycemia and is given a CGM device.
Standards include new recommendations for statin treatment based on individual risk profile
In 2012,the cost of prediabetes was $44 billion, while the cost of undiagnosed diabetes was $33 billion.
A patient, Ms. B., was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes three years ago.
Only 24% of college medical directors reported contacting students to make a first-time appointment.
There are currently no CVD risk-prediction algorithms in widespread use for patients with T1DM.
A type 1 diabetes patient presents to an outpatient facility agitated and slurring his words. Emergency medical help was called to assist the patient.