A Reinforcement Approach to Increase Use of CGM

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this pilot project is to evaluate the effectiveness of a behavioral economic intervention to increase use of continuous glucose monitors (CGM) in adolescents and young adults with T1D. This study will be done in conjunction with Nancy Petry, PhD and her research team at University of Connecticut School of Medicine (UConn Health). The intervention will reinforce patients for wearing CGM and for uploading it and reviewing its data. A 6-month pilot trial will be conducted with up to 20 patients receiving the intervention. The specific aims are:

National Institutes of Health

Dates: 09/01/2016 - 06/01/2019

Last Updated: 02/07/2017

Study HIC#: 1603017504

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Kate Maria Nero Weyman
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William V Tamborlane

Principal Investigator