PCD logo

Telemedicine in the Management of Type 1 Diabetes


Fifty-four patients were enrolled in the Atlanta VAMC Endocrinology Telehealth Clinic. Thirty-two patients with type 1 diabetes were assessed at baseline, 17 patients at 6-month follow-up, and 9 patients at 12-month follow-up. Twenty-four patients were from the Montgomery, Alabama, VAMC, and 8 patients were from the Columbus, Georgia, VAMC. Twenty-two patients were excluded from this study, because they were treated for other endocrine issues, such as type 2 diabetes.

Figure. Diagram showing criteria for inclusion in a study of patients (N = 32) enrolled in the Atlanta VA Telehealth Endocrine Clinic, June 2014 to October 2016. Abbreviation: VAMC, Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Return to Article


The opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the authors’ affiliated institutions.

Page last reviewed: January 25, 2018