Patients with type 1 diabetes taking multiple daily insulin injections who used continuous glucose monitoring spent less time with daytime and nocturnal hypoglycemia and had an improved hypoglycemia-related confidence in social situations, compared with those who used self-measurement, according to a study in Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics. Researchers used a cohort of 161 patients and found increased confidence in the ability to avoid serious problems related to hypoglycemia and take preventive action among those in the CGM group, compared with the self-measurement group.
CGM use tied to improved hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes, study finds
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