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An Observational Study to Understand Challenges Associated With Progression of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes (MOSAIc)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Eli Lilly and Company Identifier:
First received: July 21, 2011
Last updated: October 26, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
The purpose of this study is to identify specific patient, physician, and health system related factors associated with the progression to a more intensive regimen from initial insulin therapy for patients with type 2 diabetes.

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Multinational Observational Study Assessing Insulin Use: Understanding the Challenges Associated With Progression of Therapy - The MOSAIc Type 2 Diabetes Study

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Risk factors associated with progression from initial insulin therapy [ Time Frame: Baseline through 24 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of participants with failure to achieve Glycosylated Hemoglobin (HbA1c) less than 1.2 times upper limit of normal [ Time Frame: Baseline through 24 months ]
  • Number of hypoglycemic episodes [ Time Frame: Baseline through 24 months ]
  • Number of participants adhering to prescribed insulin therapy [ Time Frame: Baseline through 24 months ]

Enrollment: 4530
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: September 2015
Primary Completion Date: September 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Insulin Progressors
Insulin non- progressors


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Type 2 diabetes attending primary care and diabetes specialty clinics.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes
  • Have presented within the normal course of care
  • Have been on their initial insulin therapy for ≥3 months (with or without any combination of approved non-insulin anti-diabetic medications)
  • Are not simultaneously participating in a study that includes an investigational drug or procedure at entry into the study
  • Have been fully informed and have given written consent for the use of their data
  • Have a sufficient understanding of the primary language of the country such that they will be able to complete the questionnaires
  • Have not initiated basal bolus therapy (three mealtime insulin injections)

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01400971

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Eli Lilly and Company Identifier: NCT01400971     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 14056
F3Z-MC-B010 ( Other Identifier: Eli Lilly and Company )
Study First Received: July 21, 2011
Last Updated: October 26, 2015

Keywords provided by Eli Lilly and Company:
Patient Reported Measures

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Disease Progression
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on September 19, 2017