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How new tech, treatments impact diabetes costsIn this Q&A, experts discuss how emerging treatments and technologies are affecting diabetes costs.
Using predictive modeling to prevent diabetes
Using predictive modeling to prevent diabetesHumana is using past evidence to reach patients at risk for diabetes.
In the pipeline: diabetes care improvementsAs 2016 gets underway, improvements in diabetes health management are expected to progress. Here are some of the noteworthy trends to watch.
2015: A year of improvements in diabetes managementWhile diabetes, particularly type 2, remains an epidemic, the number of new diagnoses has begun to slow. Here are some developments contributing to the decrease.
Lessons learned in the global fight against diabetesBroader exchange of ideas for diabetes health management and related programs may result in more efficient community-based programs with a wider impact.
Improving diabetes outcomes—at a distanceSeveral studies have demonstrated that telemedicine programs of different types can yield the same or better results than more traditional diabetes interventions.
Reducing type 2 diabetes mortality: empagliflozin studyThe results of a large study of the impact of empagliflozin (Jardiance) on cardiovascular outcomes were recently published. Here are some key takeaways.
Do tech improvements lead to better diabetes outcomes?An important question is whether improvements in technology can make better control accessible to patients who are not currently good candidates for insulin pumps.
Medication adherence boosts biometric outcomes in diabetic patientsFor patients with diabetes or high blood cholesterol, greater medication adherence is associated with a greater likelihood that the patient will achieve target biometric A1c and low-density lipoprotein levels, respectively, according to a poster session presented at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy meeting.
Lower diabetes costs by improving medication adherence
Lower diabetes costs by improving medication adherenceDuring their session at the AMPC conference in Orlando, presenters identified several diabetes management approaches that are improving medication adherence.