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Evidence-based paediatric and adolescent diabetes
  1. E Posner
  1. Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of North Durham, Durham, UK; e.b.posner{at}

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Edited by Jeremy Allgrove, Peter Swift, Stephen Greene. Published by BMJ Publishing Group, London, 2007, pp 256, £52.99 (hardback). ISBN 978-1405152921

Do you know the effectiveness of behavioural interventions for adolescents with type 1 diabetes? Do you want to be quickly directed to studies evaluating the safety of mixing rapid-acting insulin analogues with glargine in the same syringe? How often should we take blood from children with type 1 diabetes to screen for coeliac disease? Even if the answer is “nobody knows”, it is important to know that we do not know.

This book undertakes the ambitious …

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