Latest Diabetes: Type II news

Behavioral Intervention Ups Physical Activity in T2DM

A behavioral intervention results in a sustained increase in physical activity and decrease in sedentary time among patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published in the March 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Automated Insulin System Improves Glycemic Control

The combination of an automated guidance system for insulin titration and support from health care professionals is safe and is associated with significant improvements in glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Feb. 23 in The Lancet.

Kidney Disease Affects Revascularization Outcomes

The presence of comorbid chronic kidney disease negatively impacts myocardial revascularization outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, according to a study published in the Feb. 5 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

Achievement of Targets in T2DM Varies by Season

There is seasonal variation in achievement of the guideline targets for hemoglobin A1c, blood pressure, and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol among persons with type 2 diabetes mellitus, according to a study published online Feb. 22 in Diabetes Care.