Celebrating Insulin Centennial
A Tribute to innovations that have changed people’s lives
ATTD is commemorating the 100th anniversary of insulin.
Review the history of insulin and the 4 ways we honour its discovery.
Despite the remarkable progress, diabetes is still on the rise. Health outcomes have not improved due to strong conservatism, clinical inertia and treat-to fail paradigm.
Inertia for HCP is the recurring failure to establish appropriate targets and escalate treatment to achieve treatment goals, the behaviour of not setting clear goals, insufficient focus on goal attainment, or inadequate time/personnel to teach injectable therapy.
Together, we can overcome inertia and modernize diabetes care: