Case Studies

Collections of case studies to learn from and get inspired.

Karen | Aged 32 - Type 1 Diabetes

Karen | Aged 32

Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 and mother-to-be Karen required tight glycaemic control to ensure the health of both mother and baby. Using the FreeStyle Libre system, her healthcare team were able to adjust her treatment to better manage her overnight and basal glucose levels.

Matthew | Aged 11 - Type 1 Diabetes

Matthew | Aged 11

Type 1 Diabetes

Active 11-year-old and who has Type 1 diabetes, Matthew needed better glycaemic control and greater engagement with his diabetes management. Using FreeStyle Libre systems simple scanning,1 Matthew was easily able to capture 94% of his sensor data for his AGP and improve his basal insulin rate.

Trevor | Aged 53 - Type 1 Diabetes

Trevor | Aged 53

Type 1 Diabetes

Secondary school teacher Trevor was concerned about becoming hypoglycaemic during his work hours and was experiencing overnight fluctuation in his glucose levels. Collecting 96% of his sensor data enabled his healthcare team to target their recommendations for treatment and diet changes to tackle his overnight hypoglycaemia.

Marie | Aged 68 - Type 1 Diabetes

Marie | Aged 68

Type 1 Diabetes

Marie has had Type 1 diabetes for the last 13 years and her HbA1c level of 65.0 mmol/mol (8.1%) is indicative of poor glucose control. She feels concerned and wants to reduce her HbA1c level. She is on CSII pump therapy.

Andrew | Aged 69 - Type 1 Diabetes

Andrew | Aged 69

Type 1 Diabetes

Andrew a retiree and with Type 1 diabetes wants to enjoy regular tennis matches with his friends. Using his FreeStyle Libre system, his healthcare team were able to adjust his insulin and diet to tackle nocturnal hypoglycaemia and get him back on the court.

Jean | Aged 40 - Type 1 Diabetes

Jean | Aged 40

Type 1 Diabetes

Duration of diabetes – 30 years, Last HbA1c value – 66 mmol/mol Jean reports that she is really struggling with her diabetes control, particularly with big swings in her glucose levels. She is suffering with joint pains which are keeping her awake at night.

Beth | Aged 26 - Type 1 Diabetes

Beth | Aged 26

Type 1 Diabetes

Duration of diabetes – 8 years, Last HbA1c value – 46 mmol/mol. Keen to conceive and trying to improve glucose control. Beth reports that she cannot feel her hypos coming on as well as she used to.

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