American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting

The latest news from the AADE Annual Meeting, with perspective, interviews and clinician insight on the latest trends in diabetes education.

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Cloud-based platform combines data across diabetes devices

August 12, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Tidepool, a nonprofit company based in San Francisco, has developed a cloud-based, open-source, HIPAA-compliant platform that…
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Community health workers connect patients, diabetes education

August 11, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Community health workers are the front-line public health agents assisting community members living with diabetes, but all too…
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Increased capacity equals increased performance in diabetes education programs

August 11, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Diabetes prevention is possible, proven and powerful — but it will not be possible on the local level without sufficient…
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Data visualization, automated tools improve inpatient glycemic management

August 10, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – The use of automated tools in patient electronic medical records along with institution-specific guidelines can help clinicians…
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Care within hospital systems, community effective in immigrant population

August 10, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Evidence-based care within hospital systems and the community were effective in delivering diabetes education to Hispanic, Asian…
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No increase in neonatal hypoglycemia associated with glyburide

August 8, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Diabetes during pregnancy can be managed effectively with glyburide with no increased risk for neonatal hypoglycemia compared…
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Alternative locations boost attendance, participation at DSME classes

August 7, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Diabetes educators frustrated with a lack of attendance at diabetes self-management education classes should consider holding…
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Exercise counseling integral component of diabetes education

August 7, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Exercise counseling is an important aspect of a diabetes educator’s job, but it is often neglected, a presenter said here. …
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Electronic ‘smart forms’ provide essential information for diabetes management

August 7, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – Health care providers can harness existing technology to better track patients with diabetes and help them manage their care…
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Oral agents, insulin can achieve glycemic control in pregnancy

August 7, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Whether patients develop gestational diabetes or enter pregnancy with pre-existing type 1 or type 2 diabetes, available…