Support through Mobile Messaging and dIgital health Technology for Diabetes
SuMMiT-D is a digital system that uses text messages to support those with type 2 diabetes. Our aim is to develop messages that help people to take their medication as prescribed, as well as managing their health condition.
Thank you to all our GP practices and to all the patients that contacted us to register interest in the study. We reached our recruitment target for the main trial in just under 4 months, randomising 1039 participants in total.
is the cost of diabetes to the NHS. This comprises 10% of the total budget.
has been saved by using electronic prescribing in primary care.
people with type 2 diabetes are helping develop and test the SuMMiT-D system to date.
This project is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Programme Grants for Applied Research (project reference RP-PG-1214-20003). The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.