TITLE

New developments in the treatment of type 1 diabetes in children

AUTHOR(S)
Danne, Thomas; Lange, Karin; Kordonouri, Olga
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Nov2007, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p1015
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the new developments in treating type 1 diabetes among children. The developments suggest the efforts of diabetes teams implementing new approaches in pediatric diabetes care is successful. It is noted that the treatment of diabetes in infants and toddlers are linked with additional, unique challenges related to the physiological and developmental characteristics of children. It is suggested that the clinical significance of increased insulin antibody formation and changes in lung function parameters should be clarified. It is also recommended that there should be an effort in investigating the long-term benefits of these developments.
ACCESSION #
27607723

 

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