hrp0082p2-d3-355 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

Glycaemic Control and Microvascular Complications in Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: Outcome Following Transfer of Care to Adult Services

Uday Suma , Campbell Fiona , Yong James , Ajjan Ramzi

Introduction: Transition of young adults with diabetes has received much attention in recent years. Despite concerns regarding deterioration in glycaemic control and lack of engagement in services following transfer of care from paediatric to adult services, very few studies have looked at the effect of transfer on glycaemic control and clinic attendance as the primary outcome.Objectives: To establish the glycaemic control and rate of microvascular compl...