Initiation of once daily insulin detemir is not associated with weight gain in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: results from an observational study


Yale J., Damci T. , Kaiser M., Karnieli E., Khunti K., Liebl A., ...More

DIABETOLOGY & METABOLIC SYNDROME, vol.5, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1758-5996-5-56
  • Title of Journal : DIABETOLOGY & METABOLIC SYNDROME

Abstract

Background: Obesity is common in type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and is associated with increased risk of morbidity and all-cause mortality. This analysis describes weight changes associated with insulin detemir initiation in real-life clinical practice.