ADS-ADEA 2017 poster highlights

Diabetes Update has summarised some of the most interesting posters presented at the ADS-ADEA 2017 conference in Perth last week.   

Metformin prescribing flouts guidelines

Women with GDM are increasingly being prescribed metformin rather than the gold-standard insulin despite concerns about long-term effects, say researchers.

Dr Susan Gray, from the school of pharmacy at the University of Queensland, highlighted the disparity between guidelines and accepted practice, which say