Clinical Trials, Guidelines, and Research Reports
Studies Recruiting Patients
- Studies at the NIH Clinical Center
Patient studies under way at the NIH research hospital in Bethesda, Maryland.
- NIDDK Multi-Center Studies
NIDDK-funded studies at locations across the United States. Type 1 diabetes clinical studies are in particular need of volunteers.
NIH's comprehensive, consumer-friendly database of clinical trials for patients and others at more than 47,000 locations across the United States.
- Clinical Practice Guidelines
Link to the National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC), a public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
- Conquering Diabetes: Highlights of Program Efforts, Research Advances and Opportunities-A Scientific Progress Report on the Diabetes Research Working Group's Strategic Plan
A report that describes steps taken by the National Institutes of Health to implement the scientific recommendations made by the Diabetes Research Working Group, an independent, nongovernmental panel of experts.
- Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT)
A completed NIH study that showed how tight control of blood glucose can prevent complications in those with type 1 diabetes.
- Diabetes Prevention Program
A completed NIH study that showed that people who follow a low-fat, low-calorie diet and who exercise 30 minutes a day, five times a week, have a far smaller risk of developing diabetes than these who don't.
Special Statutory Funding Program for Type 1 Diabetes Research:
Report on Progress & Opportunities
A report that describes the recent achievements, ongoing collaborative projects, and future opportunities in type 1 diabetes research made possible through special Federal funding.
The Pima Indians: Pathfinders for Health
A booklet that describes the role of the Pima Indians in helping to understand diabetes and details NIDDK's efforts to improve clinical care and self-management practices among this group.
Page last updated: September 15, 2010