Glycemic responses to exercise in IDDM after simple and complex carbohydrate supplementation.

@article{Soo1996GlycemicRT,
  title={Glycemic responses to exercise in IDDM after simple and complex carbohydrate supplementation.},
  author={Kenneth Soo and Stuart M Furler and Katherine Samaras and Arthur B. Jenkins and Lesley V Campbell and Donald J. Chisholm},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={1996},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={575-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Subjects with IDDM should take carbohydrate before exercise to avoid hypoglycemia. However, there is little information on the glycemic effect of recommended supplementation. This study is aimed to determine the glycemic effects of oral glucose or bread (30 g carbohydrate) before 45 min of moderate exercise. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Nine subjects with uncomplicated IDDM did 45 min of bicycle ergometer exercise at 60% VO2max in the morning before insulin injection on three… CONTINUE READING