Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in preschool children with type 1 diabetes mellitus as initial treatment: Effect on glycemic control


ER E. , ATA A. , EVİN F. , ATİK ALTINOK Y. H. , DEMİR G. , ÖZEN S. , ...More

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF DIABETES MEDICINE, vol.28, no.2, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Title of Journal : AFRICAN JOURNAL OF DIABETES MEDICINE

Abstract

Background: Diabetes management and achieving good glycemic control are challenging in preschool period. Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) is the treatment of choice for managing type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), especially in children under seven years of age.