Continuous Glucose Monitoring Improves Blood Sugar Control, Clinical Trial Demonstrates, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Funded  
9/10/2008 7:20:32 AM

ScienceDaily (Sep. 9, 2008) — Patients with type 1 diabetes who used continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices to help manage their disease experienced significant improvements in blood sugar control, according to initial results of a major multicenter clinical trial funded by the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Results from the study were presented today during the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) annual meeting in Rome, and portions of the data will be published in the October 2 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.