What's Race & Ethnicity Got To Do With It? For Insulin Regimens, A Lot

May 19, 2010

Is a once daily dose of insulin glargine or NPH the best treatment strategy for patients who are of Latino/Hispanic descent? Which ethnicity responds best to a lispro mix of 75/25 twice daily? With the brunt of type 2 diabetes affecting non-Caucasian populations, researchers shed light on treatment strategy efficacy across races and ethnicities.

Is a once daily dose of insulin glargine or NPH the best treatment strategy for patients who are of Latino/Hispanic descent? Which ethnicity responds best to a lispro mix of 75/25 twice daily? With the brunt of type 2 diabetes affecting non-Caucasian populations, researchers shed light on treatment strategy efficacy across races and ethnicities.
Endocrine Practice; 2010 Epub.

 

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