MIMS Diabetes Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for type I and type II diabetes mellitus.

Latest news

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New treatment for CKD associated with diabetes

Kerendia (finerenone) is a new oral treatment for adults...

A young woman with a glucose monitoring patch on her arm consults her blood glucose reading on her smartphone

More patients with diabetes set to benefit from continuous glucose monitoring

NICE has widened its backing for real-time and 'flash'...

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Updated NICE diabetes guideline backs SGLT2 inhibitors for cardiovascular protection

The latest NICE guideline on type II diabetes recommends...

Image of blue and red NovoPen Echo Plus and blue and silver NovoPen 6.

First smart insulin pens available on NHS

Two smart insulin pens that automatically record dosing...

Image of Ogluo one milligram injection pen.

First glucagon pen device for severe hypoglycaemia

Ogluo (glucagon), the first auto-injector pen for the...

At-a-glance product comparison charts.

Summaries of key national guidance.


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Urine albumin: creatinine ratio (ACR), protein: creatinine ratio (PCR), and degree of renal impairment.

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HbA 1c units

Enter glycated haemoglobin
( HbA 1c ) value in % to convert to mmol/mol, and vice versa.

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