Diabetic neuropathies: Update on definitions, diagnostic criteria, estimation of severity, and treatments

Solomon Tesfaye, Andrew J M Boulton, Peter J. Dyck, Roy Freeman, Michael Horowitz, Peter Kempler, Giuseppe Lauria, Rayaz Malik, Vincenza Spallone, Aaron Vinik, Luciano Bernardi, Paul Valensi, James W. Albers, Gérard Amarenco, Henning Anderson, Joe Arezzo, Misha Miroslav Backonja, Geert Jan Biessels, Vera Bril, Norman CameronMary Cotter, John England, Eva Feldman, Simona Frontoni, Jannik Hilsted, Philip Low, Rayaz Malik, Peter C. O'Brien, Rodica Pop-Busui, Bruce Perkins, Gerry Rayman, James Russell, Søren Sindrup, Gordon Smith, Martin Stevens, Tamás Várkonyi, Aristides Veves, Loretta Vileikyte, Dan Ziegler, Doug Zochodne, Teresa Jones

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Preceding the joint meeting of the 19th annual Diabetic Neuropathy Study Group of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (NEURODIAB) and the 8th International Symposium on Diabetic Neuropathy in Toronto, Canada, 13-18 October 2009, expert panels were convened to provide updates on classification, definitions, diagnostic criteria, and treatments of diabetic peripheral neuropathies (DPNs), autonomic neuropathy, painful DPNs, and structural alterations in DPNs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2285-2293
Number of pages9
JournalDiabetes Care
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2010
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Advanced and Specialised Nursing

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Tesfaye, S., Boulton, A. J. M., Dyck, P. J., Freeman, R., Horowitz, M., Kempler, P., Lauria, G., Malik, R., Spallone, V., Vinik, A., Bernardi, L., Valensi, P., Albers, J. W., Amarenco, G., Anderson, H., Arezzo, J., Backonja, M. M., Biessels, G. J., Bril, V., ... Jones, T. (2010). Diabetic neuropathies: Update on definitions, diagnostic criteria, estimation of severity, and treatments. Diabetes Care, 33(10), 2285-2293. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc10-1303