British Journal of Diabetes


DECEMBER 2020 VOLUME 20 ISSUE 2

Editorials

Nitric oxide and phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors: possible treatments for COVID-19 in diabetes

Martin B Whyte, Prash Vas, Philip A Kelly, Christian Heiss, Michael D Feher ... PDF HTML 81-83

Diabetes medications with cardiovascular protection: the likelihood of benefit from combination therapy increases further following new evidence during 2020

Robert EJ Ryder, Muhammad A Abdul-Ghani, Ralph A DeFronzo ... PDF HTML 85-88

Reviews

Diabetic ketoacidosis in people on maintenance haemodialysis: case reports and review of literature

Apexa Kuverji, Kath Higgins, James O Burton, Andrew H Frankel, Chee Kay Cheung ... PDF HTML 89-95

Original Research

Evaluating the effect of inpatient diabetes education on length of stay, readmission rates and mortality rates: a systematic review

Zeeshan Hussain, Mohammed Alkharaiji, Iskandar Idris ... PDF HTML 96-103

High prevalence of diabetes in young people in Bangalore, India

Satyan M Rajbhandari, K Vijay Kumar, Raja Selvarajan, Tara Murali ... PDF HTML 104-106

Glycaemic benefit of structured diabetes education in Nepal, a resource limited environment

Jaya Pradhan, Satyan M Rajbhandari ... PDF HTML 107-112

Effects of canagliflozin are mostly observed at first follow-up, within 6 months of commencement: results for the ABCD canagliflozin audit

Thomas SJ Crabtree, Peter Winocour, Ken Darzy, Suzanne Phillips, Alison Evans, Anurita Rohilla, Rajeev Raghavan, Devesh Sennik, Alex Bickerton, Iskandar Idris, Mahender Yadagiri, Robert EJ Ryder, ABCD Canagliflozin Audit Contributors ... PDF HTML 113-116

Type 2 diabetes is an independent predictor of weight loss in Tier 3 Weight Assessment and Management Services

Aliya Syahreni Prihartadi*, Giovanna Impelliziere Licastro*, Harshal Deshmukh, Sufyan Benamer, Kyaw Linn, Najeeb Shah, Thozhukat Sathyapalan, Kamrudeen Mohammed ... PDF HTML 117-121

Healthcare professional awareness of eating disorders in people with type 1 diabetes: a staff survey

Sarah Brewster, Helen Partridge, Caroline Cross, Hermione Price ...PDF HTML 122-129

Learning from practice

HbA1c in a primary care cohort with diabetes and chronic kidney disease: the East and North Hertfordshire Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology (ENHIDE) Diabetes Renal Telehealth Project

Peter H Winocour, Karen Moore-Haines, Keith Sullivan, Anne Currie, Andrew Solomon, Dawn Hardy ... PDF HTML 130-137

Current Topics

Series: Cardiovascular outcome trials for diabetes drugs Empagliflozin and EMPA-REG OUTCOME

Miles Fisher ... PDF HTML 138-141

Series: Cardiovascular outcome trials for diabetes drugs Liraglutide and LEADER

Miles Fisher ... PDF HTML 142-144


Case Reports

Severe ketoacidosis in a non-diabetic lactating woman on a ketogenic diet

John Alexander, Dinesh Nagi ... PDF HTML 145-146

Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibitors and bullous pemphigoid − more evidence of a link: a report of three cases

Amrita Randhawa, Donna Torley, Alastair Kerr, Grant Wylie ... PDF HTML 147-148

Diabetic foot ulcers: “One swallow does not make a summer”

Ibrahim Antoun, Apexa Kuverji, Marie-France Kong ... PDF HTML 149-150

The Rowan Hillson Insulin Safety Award

The Rowan Hillson Inpatient Safety Award 2018 for the best inpatient diabetes educational programme for healthcare professionals

Umesh Dashora, Mike Sampson, Erwin Castro, Debbie Stanisstreet, Christine Jones, Rowan Hillson, On behalf of JBDS for Inpatient Care ...PDF HTML 151-154

Position Statements

Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD) and Diabetes UK joint position statement and recommendations on the use of sodium-glucose co-transporter inhibitors with insulin for treatment of type 1 diabetes (updated October 2020)

Umesh Dashora, Dipesh C Patel, Robert Gregory, Peter Winocour, Ketan Dhatariya, Susannah Rowles, Andrew Macklin, Gerry Rayman, Dinesh Nagi ... PDF HTML 155-162

Survey

ABCD Survey: Life as a diabetologist during the COVID-19 pandemic

Susannah Rowles, Dipesh Patel, Andrew Macklin, Umesh Dashora ... PDF HTML 163-165

Letters to the editor

COVID-19 associated sick days spike in insulin requirements: the need for rapidly escalating treatment and rapidly reducing on recovery

Helen A Casey, Chris Kelly ... PDF HTML 166-167

Book Reviews

Book Review: Life Without Diabetes: The definitive guide to understanding and reversing type 2 diabetes

Caroline Day ... PDF HTML 168

Meeting Reports

Overview of the 80th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association

Caroline Day ... PDF HTML 169-170

Impressions from EASD 2020

Caroline Day ... PDF HTML 170-171

ABCD News

ABCD, YDEF and DTN-UK News

Dipesh Patel, Umesh Dashora, Rebecca Reeve, Pratik Choudhary, Alistair Lumb, Tim Robbins ... PDF (ABCD NEWS) PDF (YDEF NEWS) HTML 172-178

Supplement

DTN-UK Best Practice Guide Supplement 

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