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Diabetes Update

Diabetes Update is Diabetes UK's quarterly publication for professionals working in diabetes healthcare and research.

Combining news, features, fact sheets and treatment overviews, the magazine is an accessible source of authoritative, up-to-date information about diabetes care and research.

Diabetes Update is free of charge to Professional Members of Diabetes UK. As a Professional Member, you will also automatically receive our healthcare professional e-newsletter every month.

Current issue: Autumn 2016


Autumn Diabetes UpdateTo get a taste of what Diabetes Update has to offer, you can sample some key features from our latest issue.

Guest editorial (PDF, 137KB)
Professor Andrew Boulton

Footcare audit (PDF, 1MB)
The NDFA revealed

Factfile (PDF, 70KB)
Diabetes surgery

Footcare (PDF, 2MB)
Improving inpatient footcare

Medicine Digest (PDF, 3MB)
Spotlight on retinal screening

Download the original articles published in Diabetic Medicine:
Screening attendance, age group and diabetic retinopathy level at first screen 

Modelling the cost-effectiveness of adopting risk-stratified approaches to extended screening intervals in the national diabetic retinopathy screening programme in Scotland

The use of statistical methodology to determine the accuracy of grading within a diabetic retinopathy screening programme

Content not available online

News

  • Letter from the Chief Executive
  • Type 1 care in nurseries
  • State of the Nation 2016
  • Childhood obesity
  • Why I became a DSN

Research focus

  • Stem cells and foot ulcers
  • Diabetes genetics
  • Promoting clinical trials

Features

  • Nurse education - Now you see me...
  • Research: here comes the artificial pancreas
  • Clinical champions: making a difference

Clinical

  • Young Diabetologists and Endocrinologists' forum: a guide for new registrars
  • Review - obesity: evaluation and treatment essentials

Diary dates

  • 22 September 2016 - 8 March 2017
 

Diabetes Update is Diabetes UK's quarterly publication for professionals working in diabetes healthcare and research.

Combining news, features, fact sheets and treatment overviews, the magazine is an accessible source of authoritative, up-to-date information about diabetes care and research.

Diabetes Update is free of charge to Professional Members of Diabetes UK. As a Professional Member, you will also automatically receive our healthcare professional e-newsletter every month.