Diabetes and COVID-19

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  • 1.  COVID and Diabetes

    Posted 04-20-2022 11:57

    The recent Lancet paper (Xie and Al-Aly) is another eye-opener highlighting the increased risk of hyperglycemia related to COVID-19 :

    https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(22)00044-4/fulltext

    Diabetes risk was raised >40% at one year. Vigilant screening for, and close management of, hyperglycemia is warranted and could be incorporated in the guidelines.
    CGM can play a useful role in management (Dr. Weinstock):

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    Ali Rizvi, MD
    UCF College of Medicine
    Orlando, FL
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