American Diabetes Association 76th Scientific Sessions
This year's meeting offers physicians, researchers, and other health care professionals an opportunity to "share ideas and learn about the significant advances in diabetes research, treatment, and care." The meeting will feature more than 2,500 original research presentations.
Helena Rodbard from Endocrine & Metabolic Consultants: Studying Canagliflozin as a Potential Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes Patients
Jagdeesh Ullal from Eastern Virginia Medical School: Measuring the Costs of Hypoglycemia in Hospital Patients
Marisa Hilliard from the Baylor College of Medicine: Addressing Quality of Life for Patients with Diabetes and Caregivers
Especially for children with diagnosed with type 1 diabetes their journey with the condition will last decades affecting not only themselves but those around them. This is also true for patients with type 2 diabetes and how they confront these challenges can affect their life outside of diabetes as well.
â€œEarly diabetic kidney disease (DKD), including increased albumin excretion and renal hyperfiltration (HF), is common in youth with type 2 diabetes,â€ a collaborative team of researchers began in a poster session at the American Diabetes Association (ADA 2016) 76th Scientific Sessions in New Orleans, Louisiana.