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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Prediction and Prevention of Hypoglycemia in Veterans with Diabetes
Principal Investigator:

Donald R. Miller

Location: Bedford, MA
Congressional District Code: 6
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: August 2019 - July 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $281,800
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Control of hyperglycemia to prevent or delay the onset of vascular complications is a fundamental goal of diabetes care. Intensive treatment is limited, however, by risk of hypoglycemia, a common and potentially hazardous metabolic complication of glucose-lowering treatment. Traditionally, this risk was considered unavoidable during treatment but new models of care focus on improving the safety of treatment while optimizing glycemic control. To monitor for safety and foster better care, work is...

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