- •A few study assessed glucose control in adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes during lockdown.
- •Our study showed a significant improvement of self-monitoring and glucose control in young patients, through this period.
- •The results were even better in patients who received telemedicine support.
- Comparison of the effects of lockdown due to COVID-19 on glucose patterns among children, adolescents, and adults with type 1 diabetes: CGM study.BMJ Open Diabetes Res. Care. 2020; 8e001664
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