• PCPs farther away from endocrinologists more often prescribe continuous glucose monitoring

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Primary care physicians who practice farther away from endocrinologists were more likely to have prescribed continuous glucose monitoring for patients with diabetes, a study found.
    Endocrinologists have established continuous glucose monitoring as an important treatment option for patients with diabetes, but Tamara K. Oser, MD, an associate professor in the department of family medicine at the University of Colorado, and colleagues wrote in Annals of Family Medicine that “most patients with diabetes do not receive their diabetes care from an endocrinologist.”
    “This is
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