Effect of carbohydrate counting and medical nutritional therapy on glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetic subjects: a pilot study.

@article{Scavone2010EffectOC,
  title={Effect of carbohydrate counting and medical nutritional therapy on glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetic subjects: a pilot study.},
  author={Giuseppe Scavone and Andrea Manto and Dario Pitocco and Lucilla Gagliardi and Salvatore Caputo and Lorena Mancini and Francesco Zaccardi and Giovanni Ghirlanda},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={477-9}
}
AIMS The effect of a balanced, carbohydrate-counting diet on glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetic subjects is unclear. Our aim was to determine its effect in a small, pilot trial. METHODS We randomized 256 Type 1 diabetic subjects to a Nutritional Education Programme (group A) or not (group B). Weight, body mass index, glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c), lipid… CONTINUE READING