glycaemic control

glycaemic control

regulation and maintenance blood glucose levels within normal ranges; aim of the treatment of diabetes mellitus (by diet, oral hypoglycaemic agents or parenteral insulin); long-term glycaemic control reduces later incidence of secondary diabetic complications
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Does religious affiliation influence glycaemic control in primary care patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus?
2 yr), showed that 59 per cent (77 of 131) were hyperglycaemic indicating that the glycaemic control was poor in these patients.
According to Vogelzangs hyperglycaemic index, better glycaemic control was achieved in the subcutaneous insulin group while there was no significant difference in terms of hypoglycaemic events.
Good glycaemic control can significantly benefit a patient with type 2
Since 2001 when Van den Berghe and colleagues (3) demonstrated that the normalisation of BG levels in a large group of surgical ICU patients dramatically improved their clinical outcomes, there has been a worldwide trend to maintain strict glycaemic control in all critically ill patients.
Fibre supplementation has also been shown to lower post-feeding blood glucose levels and insulin levels, as well as improving long term glycaemic control (3).
Glycaemic control is of paramount importance in preventing complications such as cardiovascular disease, retinopathy, neuropathy and nephropathy (American Diabetes Association Position Statement, 2002:215).
While beneficial effects were shown for blood lipids, short-term glycaemic control worsened.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of lipodystrophy, and SYMLIN([R])(pramlintide acetate), an amylin analogue, approved by the FDA for the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes patients with inadequate glycaemic control on meal-time insulin.
New insulin glargine 300 U/ml: glycaemic control and hypoglycaemia in a meta-analysis of phase 3a EDITION clinical trials in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus.