Evaluation of a Diabetes Education Program’s Non-Attendees: The Program Response
The prevalence of diabetes and the number of resultant complications lead to increased costs for the healthcare system.
Beverley Temple PhD RN, Donna Epp RN BScN CDE
Cost-Effectiveness of Atorvastatin in the Primary Prevention of Major Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes in Canada
In Canada, the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is 5-fold higher in individuals with diabetes than in those without (1).
Hanane Khoury PhD, Monika Wagner PhD, Elizabeth Merikle PhD, Scott J Johnson PhD
Group-Based Diabetes Education: Impact on Indicators of Health Outcomes, Access and Satisfaction Over 24 Months
As the cost of, and demand for, diabetes services grow (1-3), diabetes programs need to be increasingly creative in order to provide quality services that can reach as many clients as possible, and in a timely manner.
Alison Dove RN HBScN CDE, Natalia Morrison MSc RD CDE, Deha Reimer RD CDE, Suzanne Wice RN CDE
Development of the CANRISK Questionnaire to Screen for Prediabetes and Undiagnosed Type 2 Diabetes
Earlier predictions of the global epidemic nature of type 2 diabetes during the early 2000s are being surpassed at an alarming rate, based on emerging epidemiological data from both developed and developing countries, including Canada (1,2).
Janusz Kaczorowski MA PhD, Chris Robinson MA, Kara Nerenberg MD MSc
Fighting Diabetes—The Tsunami of Noncommunicable Diseases
Fighting diabetes — The Tsunami of noncommunicable diseases.
2009 Canadian Diabetes Association, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life Young Scientist Award Winner: Dr. Vincent Poitout
2009 Canadian Diabetes Association, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life Young Scientist Award Winner: Dr. Vincent Poitout.
Polly VandenBerg BSc, C. Bruce Verchere PhD
Diabetes and Chronic Disease Management
Diabetes and chronic disease management.
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