Melanie Davies

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Exenatide compared with long-acting insulin to achieve glycaemic control with minimal weight gain in patients with type 2 diabetes: results of the Helping Evaluate Exenatide in patients with diabetes compared with Long-Acting insulin (HEELA) study
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 11:1153-62. 2009
  2. pmc A cluster randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of intermediate care clinics for diabetes (ICCD): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Natalie Armstrong
    Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Trials 13:164. 2012
  3. pmc Psychometric validation of the Self-Care Inventory-Revised (SCI-R) in UK adults with type 2 diabetes using data from the AT.LANTUS Follow-on study
    Leena Khagram
    AHP Research, Hornchurch, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:24. 2013
  4. pmc A review of exenatide: optimizing glycemic control and associated cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes
    Zin Z Htike
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Ther 3:1-16. 2012
  5. pmc Let's prevent diabetes: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of an educational intervention in a multi-ethnic UK population with screen detected impaired glucose regulation
    Laura J Gray
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:56. 2012
  6. pmc Walking away from type 2 diabetes: trial protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial evaluating a structured education programme in those at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:46. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Real-world factors affecting adherence to insulin therapy in patients with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 30:512-24. 2013
  8. pmc Once-weekly exenatide versus once- or twice-daily insulin detemir: randomized, open-label, clinical trial of efficacy and safety in patients with type 2 diabetes treated with metformin alone or in combination with sulfonylureas
    Melanie Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Care 36:1368-76. 2013
  9. pmc Comparison of efficacy between incretin-based therapies for type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kaustubh Nisal
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    BMC Med 10:152. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Patient-reported outcomes in trials of incretin-based therapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 14:882-92. 2012

Detail Information

Publications61

  1. pmc Exenatide compared with long-acting insulin to achieve glycaemic control with minimal weight gain in patients with type 2 diabetes: results of the Helping Evaluate Exenatide in patients with diabetes compared with Long-Acting insulin (HEELA) study
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 11:1153-62. 2009
    ..4%) with minimal weight gain (< or =1 kg) compared with insulin glargine...
  2. pmc A cluster randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of intermediate care clinics for diabetes (ICCD): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Natalie Armstrong
    Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Trials 13:164. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Psychometric validation of the Self-Care Inventory-Revised (SCI-R) in UK adults with type 2 diabetes using data from the AT.LANTUS Follow-on study
    Leena Khagram
    AHP Research, Hornchurch, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:24. 2013
    ..g. managing diet, activity, medications, monitoring glucose levels, footcare. The Self-Care Inventory-Revised (SCI-R) is valid for use in people with T2DM in the US. Our aim was to determine its suitability for use in the UK...
  4. pmc A review of exenatide: optimizing glycemic control and associated cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes
    Zin Z Htike
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Ther 3:1-16. 2012
    ..This article will provide an overview of both short- and long-acting exenatide in the management of T2DM and associated cardiovascular risk factors...
  5. pmc Let's prevent diabetes: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of an educational intervention in a multi-ethnic UK population with screen detected impaired glucose regulation
    Laura J Gray
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:56. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Walking away from type 2 diabetes: trial protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial evaluating a structured education programme in those at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:46. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Real-world factors affecting adherence to insulin therapy in patients with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 30:512-24. 2013
    ..To identify real-world factors affecting adherence to insulin therapy in patients with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  8. pmc Once-weekly exenatide versus once- or twice-daily insulin detemir: randomized, open-label, clinical trial of efficacy and safety in patients with type 2 diabetes treated with metformin alone or in combination with sulfonylureas
    Melanie Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Care 36:1368-76. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Comparison of efficacy between incretin-based therapies for type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kaustubh Nisal
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    BMC Med 10:152. 2012
    ..This review is aimed to look at important mechanistic differences between incretin mimetics and enhancers through direct comparison trials and impact of these differences on biochemical, metabolic and patient satisfaction parameters...
  10. doi request reprint Patient-reported outcomes in trials of incretin-based therapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 14:882-92. 2012
    ..Long-term, prospective data are needed to ascertain whether this is the case in practice...
  11. pmc Does self monitoring of blood glucose as opposed to urinalysis provide additional benefit in patients newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes receiving structured education? The DESMOND SMBG randomised controlled trial protocol
    Helen M Dallosso
    Diabetes Research Department, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 13:18. 2012
    ..However, what was unclear was whether a cheaper method of self-monitoring (such as urine glucose monitoring) could produce comparable benefit and patient acceptability for less cost...
  12. pmc Cost-utility analysis of liraglutide compared with sulphonylurea or sitagliptin, all as add-on to metformin monotherapy in Type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 29:313-20. 2012
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness of liraglutide as add-on to metformin vs. glimepiride or sitagliptin in patients with Type 2 diabetes uncontrolled with first-line metformin...
  13. pmc The Reversal Intervention for Metabolic Syndrome (TRIMS) study: rationale, design, and baseline data
    Alison J Dunkley
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Trials 12:107. 2011
    ..This paper describes the rationale and design of the TRIMS study, including intervention development, and presents baseline data...
  14. pmc Rationale and design of the ADDITION-Leicester study, a systematic screening programme and randomised controlled trial of multi-factorial cardiovascular risk intervention in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus detected by screening
    D R Webb
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Trials 11:16. 2010
    ..Here we describe the rationale and methods of a systematic community screening programme and randomised controlled trial of cardiovascular risk management within a UK multiethnic setting (ADDITION-Leicester)...
  15. pmc Rationale and study design for a randomised controlled trial to reduce sedentary time in adults at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: project stand (Sedentary Time ANd diabetes)
    Emma G Wilmot
    Diabetes Research, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:908. 2011
    ..Project STAND (Sedentary Time ANd Diabetes) is a study which aims to reduce sedentary behaviour in younger adults at high risk of T2DM...
  16. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial examining combinations of repaglinide, metformin and NPH insulin
    M J Davies
    University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 24:714-9. 2007
    ..To compare combination use of repaglinide, metformin and bedtime Neutral Protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin with conventional approaches of insulin initiation in patients with Type 2 diabetes (T2DM)...
  17. doi request reprint Liraglutide - overview of the preclinical and clinical data and its role in the treatment of type 2 diabetes
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 13:207-20. 2011
    ..Liraglutide is also generally well tolerated with a low risk of hypoglycaemia. Liraglutide has recently been approved for marketing in Europe, Japan and the USA...
  18. doi request reprint Liraglutide improves treatment satisfaction in people with Type 2 diabetes compared with sitagliptin, each as an add on to metformin
    M Davies
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 28:333-7. 2011
    ..The patient reported outcomes substudy aimed to evaluate treatment satisfaction using the Diabetes Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire (DTSQ) at baseline and 26 weeks...
  19. doi request reprint Reduced weight gain with insulin detemir compared to NPH insulin is not explained by a reduction in hypoglycemia
    Melanie J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Technol Ther 10:273-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this exploratory analysis was to investigate any correlations between weight change and occurrence of hypoglycemia with NPH insulin and insulin detemir...
  20. doi request reprint Insulin management in overweight or obese type 2 diabetes patients: the role of insulin glargine
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:42-9. 2008
    ..Retrospective subanalyses of earlier trials and ongoing studies would shed further light on the impact of insulin therapy in obese people with T2DM in addition to determination of optimal therapeutic strategies...
  21. doi request reprint An update on exenatide, a novel therapeutic option for patients with type 2 diabetes
    W Crasto
    University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Drugs Today (Barc) 47:839-56. 2011
    ..Meanwhile, the results from long-term studies to assess cardiovascular benefits with exenatide therapy are eagerly awaited...
  22. doi request reprint Initiation of insulin glargine therapy in type 2 diabetes subjects suboptimally controlled on oral antidiabetic agents: results from the AT.LANTUS trial
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:387-99. 2008
    ..This subgroup analysis investigated the initiation of once-daily glargine therapy in patients suboptimally controlled on multiple OADs...
  23. pmc Effectiveness of the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: cluster randomised controlled trial
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 5WW
    BMJ 336:491-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a structured group education programme on biomedical, psychosocial, and lifestyle measures in people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improvement of glycemic control in subjects with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes: comparison of two treatment algorithms using insulin glargine
    Melanie Davies
    University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Close, Leicester LE1 5WW, U K
    Diabetes Care 28:1282-8. 2005
    ..This study compared two treatment algorithms for insulin glargine initiation and titration: algorithm 1 (investigator led) versus algorithm 2 (performed by study subjects)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Initiation of insulin glargine in suboptimally controlled patients with type 2 diabetes: sub-analysis of the AT.LANTUS trial comparing treatment outcomes in subjects from primary and secondary care in the UK
    M Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:706-13. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevention of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. A review of the evidence and its application in a UK setting
    M J Davies
    Department of Diabetes, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    Diabet Med 21:403-14. 2004
    ..There continues to be a need to develop and evaluate interventions that target communities and populations at risk in a UK setting...
  27. ncbi request reprint Insulin glargine-based therapy improves glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes sub-optimally controlled on premixed insulin therapies
    Melanie Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:368-75. 2008
    ..These data provide support for the stepwise introduction of prandial insulin to a more physiologic basal-bolus regimen, which is under investigation...
  28. ncbi request reprint The prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Melanie J Davies
    University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester Royal Infirmary
    Clin Med 3:470-4. 2003
    ..Other 'non-glucose lowering' agents, such as statins, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers, may have a role to play in the prevention of diabetes...
  29. doi request reprint Characteristics, complications and management of a large multiethnic cohort of younger adults with type 2 diabetes
    Katrien Benhalima
    Diabetes Research, University Hospital of Leicester, Victoria Building Level 1, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:245-50. 2011
    ..To describe the characteristics and management of a cohort with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) <40 years...
  30. pmc Effectiveness of a pragmatic education program designed to promote walking activity in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Yates
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, U K
    Diabetes Care 32:1404-10. 2009
    ..This result is likely to have important implications for future primary care-based diabetes prevention initiatives...
  31. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in South Asians
    Nitin Gholap
    Department of Diabetes Research, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:45-56. 2011
    ..Finally the review makes recommendations on various measures including need for further research to tackle this serious health challenge facing the South Asian community...
  32. pmc Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease using validated risk scores: a systematic review
    Andrew Willis
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    J R Soc Med 105:348-56. 2012
    ..This review summarizes current evidence for and against the use of validated CVD risk scores for the primary prevention of CVD...
  33. doi request reprint New insulins and new insulin regimens: a review of their role in improving glycaemic control in patients with diabetes
    W Crasto
    Department of Diabetes Research, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:257-67. 2009
    ..Further, irrespective of the insulin regimen used, the importance of prompt initiation and ongoing titration of insulin treatment to achieve optimal glycaemic targets is emphasised...
  34. ncbi request reprint U-500 insulin: why, when and how to use in clinical practice
    R Garg
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Institution of Origin, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Squire, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:265-8. 2007
    ..Despite publications of small case reports or case series, no universal guidelines exist on the use of U-500 insulin. We discuss common sense approaches when considering the use of U-500 insulin in clinical practice...
  35. ncbi request reprint Malignant melanoma presenting as a foot ulcer
    Marie France Kong
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Lancet 366:1750. 2005
  36. doi request reprint Impact of metabolic indices on central artery stiffness: independent association of insulin resistance and glucose with aortic pulse wave velocity
    D R Webb
    Diabetes and Vascular Research Group, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    Diabetologia 53:1190-8. 2010
    ..We used carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity ((cf)PWV) to quantify independent associations of fasting glucose, post-challenge glucose and derived insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) with aortic stiffness...
  37. doi request reprint How can structured self-management patient education improve outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes?
    J Jarvis
    Diabetes Research Group, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 12:12-9. 2010
    ..The authors explore what self-management education is, why it is needed and then go on to examine the recent evidence from clinical trials from 2006 onwards...
  38. ncbi request reprint Glargine versus NPH insulin: efficacy in comparison with insulin aspart in a basal bolus regimen in type 1 diabetes--the glargine and aspart study (GLASS) a randomised cross-over study
    S Chatterjee
    Department of Diabetes, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:215-22. 2007
    ..18). Patient satisfaction was greater with glargine (DTSQ, p=0.001). Three patients discontinued as they wished to remain on glargine. We suggest that glargine combined with aspart is an effective basal bolus regimen in type 1 diabetes...
  39. doi request reprint Insulin U-500 in severe insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    W Crasto
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, UK
    Postgrad Med J 85:219-22. 2009
    ..This review will address the practical issues associated with the use of U-500, clinical efficacy and safety aspects of this concentrated insulin, which has an important role in a subgroup of patients with T2DM...
  40. doi request reprint The potential impact of using glycated haemoglobin as the preferred diagnostic tool for detecting Type 2 diabetes mellitus
    S A Mostafa
    Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 27:762-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the potential impact of the preferred use of HbA(1c) as a diagnostic tool on the prevalence and phenotype of T2DM...
  41. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of screening for diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk factors in a community pharmacy setting
    Andrew Willis
    Diabetes Research Unit, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e91157. 2014
    ....
  42. pmc Influences on the uptake of diabetes screening: a qualitative study in primary care
    Helen Eborall
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e204-11. 2012
    ..To address the increasing global prevalence of type 2 diabetes healthcare organisations have been contemplating different screening and intervention strategies. Patient acceptability is a key criterion of a screening programme...
  43. ncbi request reprint Insulin glargine and its role in glycaemic management of Type 2 diabetes
    M A Elrishi
    University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Level 1, Victoria Building, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW, UK
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 4:1099-110. 2008
    ..Insulin glargine (Lantus) was the first recombinant-DNA long-acting insulin analogue to be licensed for use in the treatment of diabetes mellitus...
  44. doi request reprint Biomedical, lifestyle and psychosocial characteristics of people newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes: baseline data from the DESMOND randomized controlled trial
    K Khunti
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 25:1454-61. 2008
    ..To describe the characteristics of newly diagnosed people with Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and compare these with published studies...
  45. doi request reprint Results from the UK cohort of SOLVE: providing insights into the timing of insulin initiation in people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes in routine clinical practice
    Kamlesh Khunti
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK Electronic address
    Prim Care Diabetes 8:57-63. 2014
    ..The current analysis aimed to compare and contrast the results of the UK cohort with the previously published global population results...
  46. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes in younger adults: clinical characteristics, diabetes-related complications and management of risk factors
    Katrien Benhalima
    Department of Diabetes Research, University Hospital of Leicester, Victoria Building Level 1, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, United Kingdom
    Prim Care Diabetes 5:57-62. 2011
    ..To describe the clinical characteristics and risk factors of adults <35 years with type 2 diabetes (T2DM)...
  47. doi request reprint Waiting for diabetes: perceptions of people with pre-diabetes: a qualitative study
    Jacqui Troughton
    University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, United Kingdom
    Patient Educ Couns 72:88-93. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Post-prandial hyperglycaemia and prevention of cardiovascular disease
    M J Davies
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 22:6-9. 2005
  49. ncbi request reprint DIGAMI (Diabetes Mellitus, Insulin Glucose Infusion in Acute Myocardial Infarction): theory and practice
    M J Davies
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, The Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Diabetes Obes Metab 4:289-95. 2002
  50. doi request reprint Recent advances in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a review
    B T Srinivasan
    Department of Diabetes Research, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 84:524-31. 2008
    ..This review also includes new agents in the area of weight loss that may have a positive effect for glucose management-for example, rimonabant...
  51. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of type-2 diabetes and heart disease: action research in secondary schools serving an ethnically diverse UK population
    K Khunti
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:30-7. 2008
    ..We aimed to identify barriers to healthy lifestyles and evaluate the effectiveness of an action research approach to lifestyle modification in secondary schools...
  52. doi request reprint Educational interventions for migrant South Asians with Type 2 diabetes: a systematic review
    K Khunti
    Department of Health Scienes, University of Leicester, University Hospital of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 25:985-92. 2008
    ..To conduct a systematic review to determine the scope of published assessments of educational initiatives for South Asians with Type 2 diabetes living in Western countries and to consider the effectiveness of reported interventions...
  53. doi request reprint The DESMOND educational intervention
    M J Davies
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Chronic Illn 4:38-40. 2008
  54. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of co-morbid depression in adults with Type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    S Ali
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Diabet Med 23:1165-73. 2006
    ..To conduct a systematic literature review in order to estimate the prevalence and odds ratio of clinically relevant depression in adults with Type 2 diabetes compared with those without...
  55. ncbi request reprint Insulin secretagogues
    Melanie J Davies
    Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospital of Leicester, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:s22-30. 2002
    ..However these concepts, at the present time, are unproven...
  56. ncbi request reprint Insulin glargine and its place in the treatment of Types 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus
    Sudesna Chatterjee
    Diabetes Research Unit, University Hospitals of Leicester, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 7:1357-71. 2006
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Addition of biphasic, prandial, or basal insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes
    Rury R Holman
    Diabetes Trials Unit, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 357:1716-30. 2007
    ..Adding insulin to oral therapy in type 2 diabetes mellitus is customary when glycemic control is suboptimal, though evidence supporting specific insulin regimens is limited...
  58. ncbi request reprint Diabetes Education and Self-Management for Ongoing and Newly Diagnosed (DESMOND): process modelling of pilot study
    T Chas Skinner
    School of Psychology and School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 64:369-77. 2006
    ..To determine the effects of a structured education program on illness beliefs, quality of life and physical activity in people newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes...
  59. pmc Different strategies for screening and prevention of type 2 diabetes in adults: cost effectiveness analysis
    Clare L Gillies
    Centre for Biostatistics and Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH
    BMJ 336:1180-5. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and sedentary behaviours of South Asian and white European children in inner city secondary schools in the UK
    Kamlesh Khunti
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Fam Pract 24:237-44. 2007
    ..Risk factors for cardiovascular disease in children often persist into adulthood. Low levels of physical activity are likely to be linked to the rise in obesity...
  61. pmc Dietary habits of young people attending secondary schools serving a multiethnic, inner-city community in the UK
    Margaret A Stone
    Department of Health Sciences General Practice, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Postgrad Med J 83:115-9. 2007
    ..Although South Asians in the UK have an increased risk of developing these conditions, detailed studies on their lifestyles including the dietary habits of young people are scarce...