hrp0086p2-p283 | Diabetes P2 | ESPE2016
, Soni Astha
, May Ng Sze
Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in children carries significant psychological stress for families, as well as considerable long-term complications if good metabolic control is not achieved. Tighter metabolic control carries increased risk of hypoglycaemic episodes, and previous research suggests that families with a high fear of hypoglycaemia will run blood sugars higher in order to avoid this. Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) provides real time temporal measure...