Jacqui Charlton

Jacqui Charlton

Diabetes Awareness Day Jacqui Charlton

Lecturer/Specialist Nurse in Diabetes

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Editorial Activity

  • Editorial board/reviewer for Practical Diabetes International

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • The Western General Hospital team won the Diabetes Team of the Year award in 2007, of which I was a key staff member in the application.
  • I received the Innovation Award at the Diabetes in Scotland 2002 conference, for my project regarding glycaemic control during overnight enteral feeding in CFRDM.
  • I received the European Diabetes Education Award at the Federation for European Nurses in Diabetes conference in 2002, for developing a travelling with diabetes website. This is now hosted on the Scottish Diabetes Group website: www.mydiabetesmyway.scot.n
  • I won an innovation award in 2011, from the Edinburgh BioQuarter; which is a collaborative institute between all Edinburgh Universities and NHS Lothian. This was for developing the D:UDEs day conference.
  • I received the Children and Young Peoples Award at Diabetes UK 2008 conference, for a project to educate patients on how to manage Type 1 diabetes at music festivals. The subsequent patient information leaflet is now available on the Diabetes UK website.

 

Media Activity

  • Music festivals and type 1 diabetes: The festival guide is now available on the My Diabetes My Way and Diabetes UK , and the Shoot Up Or Put Up websites. The guide is used throughout Lothian and other areas in the UK. There were articles written in the E
  • The Conversation published my type 1 diabetes and exercise findings for a lay on-line audience which generated much interest from people with type 1 diabetes, plus friends, who have contacted me since

 

Date


12 results

A review of the challenges, glycaemic risks and self-care for people with type 1 diabetes when consuming alcoholic beverages

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Gill, J., Elliott, L., Whittaker, A., Farquharson, B., & Strachan, M. (2020)
A review of the challenges, glycaemic risks and self-care for people with type 1 diabetes when consuming alcoholic beverages. Practical Diabetes International, 37(1), 7-12. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.2253
Evidence‐based information for people with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) when consuming alcoholic beverages is sparse and simplistic. In clinical practice, erratic blood glu...

The challenges of type 1 diabetes and new psychoactive substance misuse

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Albanese, A., & Brodie, L. (2018)
The challenges of type 1 diabetes and new psychoactive substance misuse. Practical Diabetes, 35(3), 81-85a. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.2168
Substance misuse, specifically novel psychoactive substances (NPSs), can have multiple effects on physical and psychological health and well-being. This is of particular conce...

Can laboratory based research regarding type 1 diabetes and exercise be applied into the real-life environment?

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Kilbride, L., MacLean, R., Darlison, M. G., & McKnight, J. (2015)
Can laboratory based research regarding type 1 diabetes and exercise be applied into the real-life environment?. Practical Diabetes, 32(6), (217-221). ISSN 2047-2900
The aim of this study was to determine whether results from laboratory based research examining glycaemic control during and after exercise can be applied to a real-life (non-...

Delayed hypoglycaemia in people with type 1 diabetes after performing moderate intensity exercise before the evening meal

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Kilbride, L., MacLean, R., Darlison, M. G., & McKnight, J. (2015)
Delayed hypoglycaemia in people with type 1 diabetes after performing moderate intensity exercise before the evening meal. Practical Diabetes, 32(3), 99-102. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.1933
For a person with type 1 diabetes, participation in exercise may increase the risk of hypoglycaemia. Research has been performed during or immediately after exercise in a labo...

The design and evaluation of a self-management algorithm for people with type 1 diabetes performing moderate intensity exercise

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Kilbride, L., MacLean, R., Darlison, M. G., & McKnight, J. (2015)
The design and evaluation of a self-management algorithm for people with type 1 diabetes performing moderate intensity exercise. Practical Diabetes, 32(2), (64-69). ISSN 2047-2900
Limited evidence is available to advise people with type 1 diabetes about self-management strategies for maintaining acceptable glycaemic control when exercising. A systemati...

A pilot study to evaluate a self-management algorithm for people with Type 1 diabetes participating in moderate intensity exercise in laboratory and real-life environments

Thesis
Charlton, J. A pilot study to evaluate a self-management algorithm for people with Type 1 diabetes participating in moderate intensity exercise in laboratory and real-life environments. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University/NHS Lothian. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6026
Background Limited evidence is available to advise people with Type 1 diabetes about self-management strategies for maintaining acceptable glycaemic control when exercising. I...

Acute effects of weight training on glycaemia in type 1 diabetes

Journal Article
Chisholm, J., Kilbride, L., Charlton, J., & McKnight, J. (2012)
Acute effects of weight training on glycaemia in type 1 diabetes. Practical diabetes, 29(4), 155-159. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.1681
Exercise is regarded as a potential strategy to assist in the management of blood glucose in people with type 1 diabetes. However, currently there is little evidence-based inf...

Managing blood glucose during and after exercise in Type 1 diabetes: reproducibility of glucose response and a trial of a structured algorithm adjusting insulin and carbohydrate intake: Managing blood glucose during exercise

Journal Article
Kilbride, L., Charlton, J., Aitken, G., Hill, G. W., Davison, R. C., & McKnight, J. A. (2011)
Managing blood glucose during and after exercise in Type 1 diabetes: reproducibility of glucose response and a trial of a structured algorithm adjusting insulin and carbohydrate intake: Managing blood glucose during exercise. Journal of clinical nursing, 20(23-24), 3423-3429. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03771.x
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To enable people with Type 1 diabetes to exercise safely by investigating the reproducibility of the glucose response to an algorithm for carbohydrate and...

Type 1, tents, take-aways and toilets: how to manage at a music festival

Journal Article
Charlton, J., & Mackay, L. (2010)
Type 1, tents, take-aways and toilets: how to manage at a music festival. Practical diabetes international, 27(7), 272-275. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.1501
Maintaining optimal glycaemic control in people with type 1 diabetes is challenging. Attending a weekend music festival encompasses lifestyle activities that increase the chal...

Body piercing: a dangerous practice in type 1 diabetes?

Journal Article
Charlton, J., Adamson, K., Strachan, M., & Mcknight, J. (2006)
Body piercing: a dangerous practice in type 1 diabetes?. Practical Diabetes International, 23(4), 166-168. https://doi.org/10.1002/pdi.935
Body piercing is becoming increasingly common, but is not without complications. We present the cases of two patients with type 1 diabetes who required hospital admission foll...

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