hrp0092p2-92 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019
, Zucchini Stefano
, Zioutas Maximiliano
, Di Natale Valeria
, Cassio Alessandra
At type 1 diabetes (T1D) onset, international guidelines reccommend a starting subcutaneous insulin dose widely ranging from 0,5 to 1 u/kg/day. In fact, many factors such as age, pubertal stage and the severity of ketoacidosis, may influence insulin sensitivity. However, it is a common experience that many subjects may require a higher insulin daily dose than expected, with the subsequent need of longer time to achieve stable blood glucose values and the extension of days of h...