Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Oct 26, 2023

Welcome to episode no. 12 (November 2023) of Diabetes Care “On Air”—a new and different way to bring the research published in Diabetes Care to life. Join co-hosts Alice Cheng, MD, FRCPC, and Michael Rickels, MD, MS, as they discuss the latest and greatest content in the November 2023 issue of Diabetes Care.

1:43: Mike gets things started with a November fun fact about diabetes: World Diabetes Day is November 14th! The 14th of November was chosen because it is Sir Fredrick Banting’s birthday. More information on World Diabetes Day can be found at

2:20: Mike interviews Naveed Sattar, lead author of “Prediction of Cardiometabolic Health Through Changes in Plasma Proteins With Intentional Weight Loss in the DiRECT and DIADEM-I Randomized Clinical Trials of Type 2 Diabetes Remission.” This study is an editor-selected feature article appearing in the November 2023 issue and is openly accessible at

18:37: Alice interviews Alexander Kutz, lead author of “Comparative Cardiovascular Effectiveness and Safety of SGLT-2 Inhibitors, GLP-1 Receptor Agonists, and DPP-4 Inhibitors According to Frailty in Type 2 Diabetes.” This study is also an editor-selected feature article appearing in the November 2023 issue and is openly accessible at

30:15: In the “Diabetes Care Rapid Exchange,” Alice and Mike wrap up the episode by reviewing several interesting articles in the November 2023 issue of Diabetes Care. Studies highlighted in this segment include:

  • Mizrak et al. Declining Incidence Rates of Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy in People With Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes in Denmark, With Indications of Distinct Patterns in Type 1 Diabetes.     
  • Sathish et al. Effect of Conventional Lifestyle Interventions on Type 2 Diabetes Incidence by Glucose-Defined Prediabetes Phenotype: An Individual-Participant Data Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.  
  • Stougaard et al. Time Trends in the Incidence of Diabetic Ketoacidosis Leading to Hospital Admission Among Adults With Type 1 Diabetes—A Nationwide Danish Register Study.    
  • Song et al. Point-of-Care Capillary Blood Ketone Measurements and the Prediction of Future Ketoacidosis Risk in Type 1 Diabetes.
  • Hernandez et al. Randomization to a Provided Higher-Complex-Carbohydrate Versus Conventional Diet in Gestational Diabetes Results in Similar Maternal 24-Hour Glycemia and Newborn Adiposity.
  • Boughton et al. Fully Closed-Loop Glucose Control Compared With Insulin Pump Therapy With Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Adults With Type 1 Diabetes and Suboptimal Glycemic Control: A Single-Center, Randomized, Crossover Study. 
  • Llamosas-Falcón et al. The Relationship Between Alcohol Consumption, Body Mass Index and Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-analysis.

To learn more about Diabetes Care, please visit Interested in submitting cover art to the journal? Please visit