A controlled trial of the effectiveness of a diabetes education programme in a multi-ethnic community in Glasgow [ISRCT28317455]
- Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study at 30 Years: Advances and Contributions. Nathan, David M.; Bayless, Margaret; Cleary, Patricia; Genuth, Saul; Gubitosi-Klug, Rose; Lachin, John M.; Lorenzi, Gayle; Zinman, Bernard // Diabetes;Dec2013, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p3976
The article presents an overview of the scientific advances provided by the research group behind the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) and its follow-up study, the Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (EDIC). It discusses the improvements in therapy brought...
- Modern-Day Clinical Course of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (DCCT/EDIC) Experience. Nathan, David M.; Zinman, Bernard; Cleary, Patricia A.; Backlund, Jye-Yu C.; Nathan, D. // Diabetes;Jun2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 56, pA260
The article discusses a study on the clinical course of type 1 diabetes mellitus. The study describes clinical care, metabolic results and the long-term complications and outcomes that can be expected with current diabetes therapy. There was a decrease in mean A1C in patients treated with...
- The Case for a Role for Postprandial Glucose Monitoring in Diabetes Management. Buse, John B.; Hroscikoski, Mary // Journal of Family Practice;Nov98 Supplement, Vol. 47 Issue 5, pS29
Strategies for the management of diabetes have evolved considerably over the last few years. We have moved from an era where glycemic control was aimed primarily at avoiding the symptoms associated with hyperglycemia (polyuria, polydipsia, weight loss, and fatigue) to an era where the primary...
- Health related quality of life in older Mexican Americans with diabetes: A cross-sectional study. Graham, James E.; Stoebner-May, Diane G.; Ostir, Glenn V.; Al Snih, Soham; Peek, M. Kristen; Markides, Kyriakos; Ottenbacher, Kenneth J. // Health & Quality of Life Outcomes;2007, Vol. 5, p39
Background: The older Hispanic population of the U.S. is growing at a tremendous rate. While ethnic-related risk and complications of diabetes are widely-acknowledged for older Hispanics, less is known about how health related quality of life is affected in this population. Methods:...
- Medical news. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Aug2003, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p6
Offers suggestions on how to sort reliable medical news from less reliable report. Laboratory experiments; Epidemiologic research; Randomized controlled clinical trials. INSET: The final analysis..
- Judging the Evidence for Interventions. Ganiats, Theodore G. // Journal of Family Practice;Jun2000, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p505
This article discusses approaches to diabetes care in response to an article on the risk of diabetic amputation, written by J. A. Mayfield, G. E. Reiber, R. G. Nelson and T. Greene in a June 2000 issue of the "Journal of Family Practice." Mayfield and colleagues evaluated the effectiveness of...
- Celebrating 30 Years of Research Accomplishments of the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study. Fradkin, Judith E.; Cowie, Catherine C.; Hanlon, Mary C.; Rodgers, Griffin P. // Diabetes;Dec2013, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p3963
The article traces the origins and celebrates the scientific achievements of the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT) and its follow-up study, the Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications (EDIC). It outlines the factors that contributed to the success of DCCT/EDIC and...
- TWO STUDIES RECRUITING DIABETES PATIENTS. // Medical Update;Dec2000, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p3
Deals with various clinical trials on the diagnosis and treatment of type 1 diabetes in the United States.
- Possibilities for prevention. Rafkin, Lisa // Countdown;Summer98, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p18
Focuses on the Diabetes Prevention Trial-Type 1 (DPT-1), a randomized clinical trial conducted in the United States designed to determine whether it is possible to prevent or delay the onset of Type 1 diabetes. Sponsors of the trials; Eligible participants in the insulin injection trial.