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Better control of blood glucose levels can reduce the risk of diabetic foot ulcer

First study in people with type 1 diabetes that demonstrates the relationship between poor control of glucose levels and an increased risk of foot ulcers. Patient follow-up was more than 20 years.

Intensification of glycaemic control in people with type 1 diabetes mellitus is known to reduce the risk of damage to the nervous, renal and retinal systems.

Intensification of insulinic treatment with insulin pump.

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