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SU & TZD durability of good blood glucose control calculator

This calculator is currently being updated and a new version will be available soon.

  • You can use this Excel based calculator to work out the likely durability of good blood glucose control (measured by HbA1c) if a patient stays on the same treatment over the next 5 years using four simple characteristics.
  • It is suitable for male and female patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes not on insulin therapy (age 40+, HbA1c >50mmol/mol (6.7%), BMI 20-50)
  • It was developed in a UK population of primary care patients who have freely contributed data for medical research