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Optimizing Metabolic Control in Type 1 Diabetes - The Automatic Bolus Calculator Flash Study

2018-09-28 06:43:12 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study aims to compare the effect of flash glucose monitoring (FGM) with traditional self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) with or without carbohydrate counting and automated bolus calculation, in patients with type 1 diabetes and poor metabolic control.

The investigators will include in total 200 patients recruited from 5 clinical sites in the Capital Region of Copenhagen.

The patients will be randomized into four groups; A) Standard diabetes training, i.e. group training in in general diabetes health issues, B) Group training in carbohydrate counting and automated bolus calculation, the app MySugr will be taught and downloaded, C) Group training as in group A, and instructed to use FGM, D) Group training as in group B, and besides training in the use of the app MySugr, also instructed to use FGM.

All patients are followed for 26 weeks with 6 clinical visits, group training (1 visit) and 2 telephone consultations.

The primary outcome is time spent in normoglycemia.

Study Design

Conditions

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1

Intervention

Carbohydrate counting, automated bolus calculation, Flash glucose monitoring (FGM)

Location

Steno Diabetes Center Copenhagen
Copenhagen
Denmark

Status

Recruiting

Source

Steno Diabetes Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-09-28T06:43:12-0400

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