TITLE

The National Diabetes Education Program: Changing the way diabetes is treated

AUTHOR(S)
Clark Jr., Charles M.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;02/16/99 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 130 Issue 4, p324
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the National Diabetes Education Program initiative of the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Program objectives; Reduction of complications associated with tight metabolic control in patients with type 2 diabetes; Beneficial significance of treating traditional risk factors of hypertension and hyperlipidemia.
ACCESSION #
1577047

 

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