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Lockyer M. Intensive weight management can achieve remission in type 2 diabetes. Practitioner April 2018;262(1814):5

Intensive weight management can achieve remission in type 2 diabetes

23 Apr 2018Registered users

Almost half the patients in a UK primary care-led weight management programme achieved remission of their type 2 diabetes after a year, a study in the Lancet has shown. Forty nine general practices in Scotland and Tyneside took part in the DiRECT study, an open label, cluster randomised trial.

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