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Editorial
August 22/29, 2001

Diabetes Mellitus—A Call for Papers

Author Affiliations

Author Affiliations: Dr DeAngelis is Editor and Dr Cooper is a Contributing Editor, JAMA.

JAMA. 2001;286(8):968-969. doi:10.1001/jama.286.8.968

For patients with diabetes, and for those who treat or study the disease, the last decade has been one of great progress and promise. Tremendous advances have been made in understanding the pathogenesis of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT), published in 19931 and the United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS), published in 1998,2 provided indisputable evidence that near-normal blood glucose levels are desirable for almost all patients with diabetes.

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