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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/135452
Title:
A practical guide to integrated type 2 diabetes care
Authors:
Harkins, Velma Dr.; ICGP Quality in Practice Committee; Department of Health and Children (DOHC); Irish Endocrine Society
Publisher:
ICGP
Issue Date:
Jun-2008
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/135452
Additional Links:
http://www.icgp.ie/library_catalogue/index.cfm/id/42986/event/catalogue.item.view.html
Item Type:
Guideline
Language:
en
Description:
Presently one in twenty of the Irish population have Type 2 Diabetes. Our obesity epidemic is resulting in dramatic annual increases in this prevalence. The Expert Advisory Group in Diabetes in its 2007 report recognised the need for a new model of care for people with Type 2 Diabetes. This integration across primary, secondary and tertiary care requires agreed clinical guidelines. Dr Velma Harkins of the Irish College of General Practitioners, Dr Richard Firth of the Irish Endocrine Society and Dr John Devlin of the Department of Health and Children, have provided these guidelines offering clarity in regard to diagnosis, targets for clinical care and the interventions that are appropriate at each stage of the disease
Keywords:
DIABETES; GENERAL PRACTICE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHarkins, Velma Dr.en
dc.contributor.authorICGP Quality in Practice Committeeen
dc.contributor.authorDepartment of Health and Children (DOHC)en
dc.contributor.authorIrish Endocrine Societyen
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-06T14:25:21Z-
dc.date.available2011-07-06T14:25:21Z-
dc.date.issued2008-06-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/135452-
dc.descriptionPresently one in twenty of the Irish population have Type 2 Diabetes. Our obesity epidemic is resulting in dramatic annual increases in this prevalence. The Expert Advisory Group in Diabetes in its 2007 report recognised the need for a new model of care for people with Type 2 Diabetes. This integration across primary, secondary and tertiary care requires agreed clinical guidelines. Dr Velma Harkins of the Irish College of General Practitioners, Dr Richard Firth of the Irish Endocrine Society and Dr John Devlin of the Department of Health and Children, have provided these guidelines offering clarity in regard to diagnosis, targets for clinical care and the interventions that are appropriate at each stage of the diseaseen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherICGPen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.icgp.ie/library_catalogue/index.cfm/id/42986/event/catalogue.item.view.htmlen
dc.subjectDIABETESen
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTICEen
dc.titleA practical guide to integrated type 2 diabetes careen
dc.typeGuidelineen
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