Efficacy of intensive multitherapy for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized controlled trial
- Comparison of high fibre diets, basal insulin supplements, and flexible insulin treatment for non-insulin dependent (type II) diabetics poorly controlled with sulphonylureas. Scott, A.R.; Attenborough, Y.; Peacock, I.; Fletcher, E.; Jeffcoate, W.J.; Tattersall, R.B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/17/88, Vol. 297 Issue 6650, p707
Explores the efficacy of managements for non-insulin-dependent diabetes. Administration of high fiber diet, basal insulin supplements and a regimen of insulin for diabetics; Absence of changes in hemoglobin A[sub 1] concentration during high fiber diet; Improvement of control of diabetes by...
- Combination Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes. Bell, David S. H. // American Family Physician;12/1/2001, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p1812
Editorial. Comments on the combination therapy for type 2 diabetes. Effectiveness of sulfonylurea as treatment for type 2 diabetes; Examination of the insulin therapy; Information on the combined insulin and oral therapy.
- Acarbose noninferior to metformin in type 2 diabetes. // Endocrine Today;Nov2013, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p9
The article discusses a research study published in an issue of the journal "The Lancet" which found that patients with type 2 diabetes treated with acarbose experienced similar improvements in HbAlc as those treated with metformin.
- On "Exercise assessment and prescription in patients with type 2 diabetes...". Gentzel, Joseph B.; Hansen, Dominique; Peeters, Stefaan; Schotte, Michel // Physical Therapy;Aug2013, Vol. 93 Issue 8, p1141
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Exercise Assessment and Prescription in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes in the Private and Home Care Setting: Clinical Recommendations From AXXON (Belgian Physical Therapy Association)" by D. Hansen et al. in the May 2013 issue, along...
- Tale of a Compliant Patient. Chidolue, Felicia; Merritt, Amy; Chaney, Susan // Clinician Reviews;Feb2013, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p10
The article aims to identify the type of patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in its early stages who can still be considered for lifestyle modification mode of treatment before medications are initiated. It presents a case study on a black woman patient who was diagnosed with the illness and...
- Immediate Feedback of HbA[sub 1c] Levels Improves Glycemic Control in Type 1 and Insulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetic Patients. Cagliero, Enrico; Levina, Elina V.; Nathan, David M. // Diabetes Care;Nov99, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p1785
Presents a study which tested the effect of HbA... results on glycemic control in type 1 and insulin-treated type 2 diabetic patients. Methodology; Results of the study; Conclusions.
- Initial sitagliptin plus metformin demonstrated to be effective in patients with type 2 diabetes. // Formulary;Sep2007, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p562
The article reports on the result of a study which suggests that initial treatment of sitagliptin and metformin showed to be effective in patients with type 2 diabetes in the U.S. It is asserted that treatment of type 2 diabetes with initial monotherapy is often unsuccessful in terms of reaching...
- Recent advances in the treatment of type II diabetes mellitus. Baliga, Bantwal Suresh; Fonseca, Vivian A. // American Family Physician;2/15/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p817
States that diabetes mellitus needs to be managed early in order to prevent the onset and progress of complications. What can be done to achieve and maintain good glycemic control; Limitations in addressing the fundamental abnormalities in the pathogenesis of type II diabetes mellitus;...
- Using insulin in type 2 diabetes. Colwell, John A.; Feinglos, Mark N. // Patient Care;7/30/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 14, p36
Focuses on the role of insulin in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Etiology of the disease; Rationale for using insulin; Treatment recommended by the American Diabetes Association; Side effects of insulin. INSET: Time-efficient management of patients with type 2 diabetes.