Self-titration of insulin in the management of people with type 2 diabetes: a practical solution to improve management in primary care.

@article{Khunti2013SelftitrationOI,
  title={Self-titration of insulin in the management of people with type 2 diabetes: a practical solution to improve management in primary care.},
  author={Kamlesh Khunti and Melanie J Davies and Shivani Kalra},
  journal={Diabetes, obesity & metabolism},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 8},
  pages={690-700}
}
Good glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is associated with a reduced risk of diabetes complications; however, achieving and maintaining glycaemic control represents a major challenge to physicians, and despite the availability of a range of antidiabetic therapies, many patients with T2DM will eventually require insulin supplementation to reach target glycaemic levels. Insulin initiation, adjustment of the insulin dose and the need for frequent assessment of blood glucose levels are… CONTINUE READING
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