External Source:
Diabetes Equitable Design | The New England Journal of Medicine| Volume 375, Issue 24, pp. 2317-2319

“A growing epidemic makes it difficult to ignore the uncomfortable truth that global access to decades-old standards of basic care for diabetes treatment remains unevenly fragile and at times inadequate enough to become life-threatening for many patients”

The following commentary, written by Amy Moran-Thomas Ph.D. and published in the NEJM, describes how current models of medical innovation leaves many without access and proposes equitable design models that ensure access and utility to those in need.