1998 clinical practice guidelines for the management of diabetes in Canada

Meltzer, Sara; Leiter, Lawrence; Daneman, Denis; Gerstein, Hertzel C.; Lau, David; Ludwig, Sora; Yale, Jean-Fran├žois; Zinman, Bernard; Lillie, Donna
October 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/20/98 Supplement, Vol. 159, p1
Academic Journal
The article presents recommendations pertaining to all aspects of ambulatory diabetes care, ranging from service delivery to prevention and treatment of diabetes-related complications. Its objective is to revise and expand the 1992 edition of the clinical practice guidelines for the management of diabetes in Canada, incorporating recent advances in diagnosis and outpatient management of diabetes mellitus and to identify and assess the evidence supporting these recommendations.


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