The much-anticipated findings of the NIHR-funded REPOSE trial were published in The BMJ on 30 March. REPOSE was a cluster-randomised trial designed to investigate the ‘Relative Effectiveness of insulin Pump treatment Over multiple daily injections and Structured Education’.
Insulin initiation in type 2 diabetes is commonly delayed beyond clinical need, particularly in primary care. This delay results in avoidable chronic hyperglycaemia and an increased risk of developing diabetes-related complications.
by Elizabeth Holmes-Truscott