Monthly Archives: January 2017

GLP-1 cost-effectiveness study published

6th January 2017

Liraglutide 1.2 mg has proved “cost-effective” compared to alternative daily administered GLP-1 receptor agonists for the treatment of type 2 diabetes in the UK, a study has ...

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Deadline for insulin safety award looming

5th January 2017

The deadline for entry into the prestigious Rowan Hillson Insulin Safety Award is at the end of the month.  Healthcare professionals are being invited to submit entries into the contest to find ...

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The Big Interview – John Grumitt

4th January 2017

John Grumitt is vice president of both the International Diabetes Federation and Diabetes UK and has also contributed through a national role with NHS England. He has type 1 diabetes and leads a ...

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Diabetes workforce audit modernised

4th January 2017

An annual survey of diabetes consultants has moved from paper to digital form in a bid to further improve accuracy and response rates. The Diabetes Workforce Survey aims to find out where the ...

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Study working on insulin capsules

3rd January 2017

Researchers in Birmingham are working on a project to create a system which delivers insulin automatically. Smart capsules, which aim to travel through the body and release insulin upon coming ...

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