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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01CX001825-01
Title: Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Insulin Treated Hospitalized Veterans with DM2 at Higher Risk for Hypoglycemia
Principal Investigator:

Ilias Spanakis

Location: Baltimore, MD
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: July 2018 - June 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $158,366
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$726,995
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

More than 25% of patients admitted to general wards/non Intensive Care Unit (non-ICU) setting have a history of Diabetes Mellitus (DM); and as for 2012, $125 billion dollars were costs associated with hospitalization of diabetics in the United States (US). Up to 30% of the hospitalized diabetics develop hypoglycemia, a condition that is associated with higher hospital charges, prolonged length of stay, and increased morbidity and mortality. Reducing hypoglycemic events in the inpatient setting h...



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