Trying out a new posterous – sciencediabetes – for #diabetes info, mostly UK, probably quite a lot of it sciencey :)

I’m trying to work out how to set this up so that I can post this to a specialised Posterous, while sending the feed to my regular Twitter account – it was a while ago that I set things up for my original Posterous, and for other things – so fingers crossed this works…

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Please note – the date at the beginning of each list item is the date that it was added to the collection and may not correspond to the actual published date.

News

The organisers of this conference have kindly agreed to distribute publicity flyers for our collection at this event:
One day conference
– Meeting the quality and productivity challenge in diabetes care

To be held on Tuesday 8th June 2010 at 76 Portland Place, London

Chaired by Anna Morton Director NHS Diabetes, this one day conference begins with a keynote presentation focusing on the national service framework for Diabetes: six years on. Released on 16 February 2010 “Six Years On: Delivering National Service Framework” updates progress made since the NSF for Diabetes was developed in 2001, setting out national standards of care for people with Diabetes.


Contact: For more information please call Keren on 020 8541 1399, email keren// at //healthcare-events.co.uk or visit http://www.healthcare-events.co.uk and download brochure at: http://www.healthcare-events.co.uk/conf/booking.php?action=home&id=469 

Have your say on research into treatments for type 1 diabetes

Survey closing date = 28th May 2010

This survey, launched by the James Lind Alliance Type 1 Diabetes Priority Setting Partnership on March 1st 2010, aims to collect research questions (uncertainties) from people living with Type 1 Diabetes and those caring for them, as well as all healthcare professionals who treat Type 1 Diabetes. The uncertainties identified in this survey will input into the UK DUETs programme.

http://www.ukdrn.org/JLAsurvey.html

Recent additions to NHS Evidence ??? diabetes


GUIDANCE – NICE
05 May 2010 – NICE Type 1 diabetes guideline updated in April 2010
The April 2010 update of the NICE Type 1 diabetes guideline incorporates changes to recommendations 1.1.1.1 (diagnosis), 1.3.1.5 and 1.12.4.1 (coeliac disease), 1.3.2.1 (ketoacidosis), and Appendix F (ketoacidosis) has been deleted. Recommendations on neuropathic pain have also been updated (1.11.5.2-1.11.5.7) in line with new guideline CG96.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=56559

GUIDANCE ??? Department of Health
4 May 2010 – National Framework for Children and Young Peoples Continuing Care
A new national framework to help local services make clinical assessments. Published by Department of Health on 26th March 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=346961

GUIDANCE ??? Other
11 May 2010 – Guidelines and clinical standards of care for people with diabetes in care homes
New guidelines from the Northern Ireland Guidelines and Audit Implementation Network (GAIN), published in February 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=373627

10 May 2010 – Management of women with obesity in pregnancy
New guideline published by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists on 19th March 2010.

http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=372390

EVIDENCE – Roger Gadsby???s ???Interesting new papers???
25 May 2010 – Interesting new diabetes papers April 2010
The April 2010 issue of Roger Gadsby’s “Interesting new papers” series is now available. 

http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=374355

26 April 2010 – Interesting new diabetes papers March 2010
The March 2010 issue of Roger Gadsby’s “Interesting new papers” series is now available. 

http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=372218

EVIDENCE ??? Cochrane
19 April 2010 – Cochrane Issue 4 April 2010
1 updated Cochrane review on the risk of fatal and nonfatal lactic acidosis with metformin use in type 2 diabetes mellitus, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews issue 4 2010. 
http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/Page.aspx?pagename=COCHRANE

EVIDENCE – DARE Abstracts of Systematic Reviews and Records of Potential Systematic Reviews

20 May 2010 – New DARE abstracts of systematic reviews
6 abstracts relevant to diabetes added in April 2010. 

http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/Page.aspx?pagename=DARE

EVIDENCE ??? other
25 May 2010 – Identifying psychosocial interventions that improve both physical and mental health in patients with diabetes
A systematic review and meta-analysis.

http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=375229

4 May 2010 – Systematic reviews on diabetic retinopathy 1997-to-date
The list of systematic reviews about diabetic retinopathy, published by ‘NHS Evidence – eyes and vision’ has been updated in April 2010. New items are marked as (Added April 2010).

http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=325899

19 April 2010 – Childhood obesity – surveillance and prevention

Annual Evidence Update published by the National Library for Public Health on 19th April 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/ViewResource.aspx?resID=314357

PATIENT INFORMATION
19 May 2010 – National service frameworks and strategies – diabetes
Patient information from NHS Choices published in June 2008.

http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/ViewResource.aspx?resID=374236

OTHER
10 May 2010 – Post project review report – diabetes in pregnancy
Report from the Centre for Maternal and Child Enquiries, which includes an assessment of how recommendations from the national
confidential enquiry into diabetes in pregnancy have been put into place, published in April 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=373582

26 April 2010 – New consensus criteria for GDM problem solved or pandoras box
Published in Diabetes Care, March 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=372585

26 April 2010 – Relationship of baseline HBA1c and efficacy of glucose lowering therapies a meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
Published in Diabetic Medicine, March 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=372604

26 April 2010 – New consensus statement on the diagnosis and classification of hyperglycaemia in pregnancy
Full title: International association of diabetes and pregnancy study groups recommendations on the diagnosis and classification of hyperglycemia in pregnancy. Published in Diabetes Care, March 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/Diabetes/ViewResource.aspx?resID=372584

21 April 2010 – Integrating community pharmacy into the care of people with Diabetes
A toolkit to aid those commissioning pharmaceutical services and services for people with diabetes. 

http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=372230

OTHER ??? MeReC monthly
5 May 2010 – More data suggest aspirin is ineffective for primary prevention in patients with diabetes
Published in MeReC Monthly No 25, April 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=373135

5 May 2010 – Blood glucose lowering and mortality in type 2 diabetes – not too little not too much
Published in MeReC Monthly No 25, April 2010.
http://www.library.nhs.uk/diabetes/viewResource.aspx?resid=373107

OTHER ??? Event
26 April 2010 – Event – Meeting the quality and productivity challenge in diabetes care
This event is to be held on Tuesday 8th June 2010, at 76 Portland Place, London. It is to be chaired by Anna Morton – Director of NHS Diabetes, and includes a keynote presentation focusing on the national service framework for Diabetes: six years on.
http://www.healthcare-events.co.uk/  

NHS Evidence ??? diabetes

http://www.library.nhs.uk/DIABETES/

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