Checklist for Best Diabetes Care

Harrar, Sari; T.W.
April 2001
Prevention;Apr2001, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p44
Presents a checklist of tests for persons with diabetes, including how often one should have a blood test for glycosylated hemoglobin.


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