The Unmet Needs of Patients with Type 1 Diabetes
Apr 28, 2020
Editor: Steve Freed, R.PH., CDE
Author: Maya Rudolph, Florida A&M University, College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, PharmD Candidate
Can adjunctive therapy over insulin alone solve patient problems with type 1 diabetes?
The optimal care of patients with type 1 diabetes requires more than multiple daily injections and adjusting doses.
Being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes can significantly alter a person’s lifestyle. In patients with type 1 diabetes, the cells in the pancreas are destroyed, causing the body not to produce insulin, and the patient becoming dependent on insulin-replacement therapy. With this being the case, multiple daily injections of insulin or a continuous insulin infusion pump is required for these patients....
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