#TreatmentAlgorithm: Type 1 Diabetes
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In this modern era diabetes is developing as a regularly discovered condition in humans. A brief overview of the treatment algorithm of type 1 diabetes as described in BMJ best practice is discussed. 1st line, Adjunct, and 2nd line treatment options are conferred in the article. Few emerging treatment options are also mentioned to help you stay updated in this frequently changing medical world.

Treatment options:
1st Line: basal-bolus insulin
Adjunct: pre-meal insulin correction dose
Adjunct: amylin analogue
2nd Line: fixed-dose insulin

Emerging Treatment options:
1. Sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors
2. Islet cell transplantation
3. Inhaled insulin
4. Immunotherapy
5. Islet cell regeneration
6. Insulin sensitisers
7. Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) agonists

Source: BMJ Best practice


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