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Flash-glucose monitoring in sub-optimally controlled type 1 diabetes

The purpose of this study is to assess whether using FreeStyle Libre 2 flash glucose monitoring system can improve HbA1c (measurement of blood glucose control)

The study will also assess the acceptability and the impact of the system on daily living with diabetes


  • Men and women aged 18+
  • Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes for at least a year
  • Treated with insulin pump or multiple daily injections for at least 3 months
  • Not using real-time glucose monitoring sensors (or have used in the last 12 weeks)
  • Willing to wear a glucose sensor and scan levels at regular intervals.


Manchester Diabetes Centre
193 Hathersage Rd, Manchester M13 0JE


  • up to 7 clinic visits over 6 months
  • regular glucose monitoring*

Recruiting Until


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