American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions

The latest news from the ADA Scientific Sessions, with physician perspective, researcher interviews and clinician insight.

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Dulaglutide provides CKD benefits for those with type 2 diabetes, macroalbuminuria

June 13, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A 1.5 mg daily dose of dulaglutide may limit kidney function deterioration and the onset of end-stage renal disease for adults…
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In monogenic diabetes research, a story of precision medicine at work

June 13, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — The challenges facing the growing diabetes community today have never been greater, and researchers should look no further than…
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DECLARE-TIMI 58: Dapagliflozin shows ‘robust’ potential for kidney disease prevention in type 2 diabetes

June 12, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO —Beyond improved cardiovascular outcomes, the SGLT2 inhibitor dapagliflozin may also offer adults with type 2 diabetes the…
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Continued exposure to chronic hyperglycemia detrimental to developing brain, cognition

June 12, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Children with early-onset type 1 diabetes and worse glycemic control had slower growth in brain regions associated with mild…
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Telehealth supports gestational diabetes education engagement

June 12, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Telehealth can provide an attractive alternative to in-person educational and psychosocial support for women with gestational…
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CARMELINA: New linagliptin analyses demonstrate CV, kidney safety across all age, renal impairment groups

June 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — In adults with type 2 diabetes, established cardiovascular disease and renal impairment, the DPP-IV inhibitor linagliptin did…
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CAROLINA: Active-comparator study ‘vindicates’ glimepiride for CV safety

June 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A head-to-head comparison of the sulfonylurea glimepiride against the DPP-IV inhibitor linagliptin in a cohort of more than…
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VIDEO: New CREDENCE data demonstrates CV, renal benefit in primary prevention population

June 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — In this video exclusive, Kenneth W. Mahaffey, MD, vice chair of clinical research in the department of medicine at Stanford…
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Mixed results for sitagliptin, liraglutide for perioperative management of hyperglycemia during cardiac surgery

June 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Two studies presented at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions yield mixed results for the use of approved…
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CGM relieves burden, improves HbA1c for teens

June 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Using a continuous glucose monitor can lead to improved HbA1c and superior satisfaction for adolescents and young adults with…