Paper of the Month (June 2020) from Dr. Riddell's research group

Michael C. Riddell, Sam N. Scott, Paul A. Fournier, Sheri R. Colberg, Ian W. Gallen, Othmar Moser, Christoph Stettler, Jane E. Yardley, Dessi P. Zaharieva, Peter Adolfsson & Richard M. Bracken. The competitive athlete with type 1 diabetes. Diabetologia (2020).

 

Significance of the research:

This invited review highlights the metabolic responses to different forms of exercise and competition for the athlete living with type 1 diabetes. In this paper, Riddell and colleagues also profile a number of clinical strategies and new technologies for continuous glucose monitoring, insulin dosing, nutrition and glycemic targets to support elite performance.

 

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