Diabetes in the Elderly: Prospective Study (DMElderly)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Guillermo Umpierrez, Emory University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01131052
First received: May 19, 2010
Last updated: December 18, 2014
Last verified: December 2014
Results First Received: December 18, 2014  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Diabetes
Hyperglycemia
Interventions: Drug: Insulin Glargine
Drug: Insulin
Drug: Insulin glulisine

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Recruitment Details
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Recruitment took place at Emory University-Wesley Woods Campus between March 2011 through December 2013.

Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
BASAL PLUS Diabetic subjects receive glargine once daily plus corrective doses of glulisine before meals and bedtime as needed
Sliding Scale Regular Insulin (SSRI) Diabetic subjects receive sliding scale regular insulin (SSRI) before meals and at bedtime as needed

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    BASAL PLUS     Sliding Scale Regular Insulin (SSRI)  
STARTED     75     75  
COMPLETED     75     75  
NOT COMPLETED     0     0  



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
BASAL PLUS Diabetic subjects receive glargine once daily plus corrective doses of glulisine before meals and bedtime as needed
Sliding Scale Regular Insulin (SSRI) Diabetic subjects receive sliding scale regular insulin (SSRI) before meals and at bedtime as needed
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
    BASAL PLUS     Sliding Scale Regular Insulin (SSRI)     Total  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  75     75     150  
Age  
[units: participants]
     
<=18 years     0     0     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     2     3     5  
>=65 years     73     72     145  
Gender  
[units: participants]
     
Female     49     47     96  
Male     26     28     54  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
     
United States     75     75     150  



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Percent of Participants With a Mean Blood Glucose Concentration of Less Than 70 mg/dL   [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

2.  Primary:   Percent of Participants With a Mean Blood Glucose Concentration of Less Than 40 mg/dL   [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

3.  Primary:   Mean of Weekly Fasting Blood Glucose Concentration   [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

4.  Secondary:   Mean Blood Glucose Concentration   [ Time Frame: Baseline ]

5.  Secondary:   Mean of Glycosylated Hemoglobin (hbA1c)   [ Time Frame: Baseline ]

6.  Secondary:   Mean of Daily Blood Glucose Concentration   [ Time Frame: Baseline ]

7.  Secondary:   Mean of Glycosylated Hemoglobin (hbA1c)   [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

8.  Secondary:   Mean of Glycosylated Hemoglobin (hbA1c)   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]


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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez
Organization: Emory University
phone: 404-778-1665
e-mail: geumpie@emory.edu


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Responsible Party: Guillermo Umpierrez, Emory University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01131052     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB00038789
Study First Received: May 19, 2010
Results First Received: December 18, 2014
Last Updated: December 18, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board