Journal article

A systematic review of interventions targeting primary care or community based professionals on cardio-metabolic risk factor control in people with diabetes.

S Seidu, NS Walker, DH Bodicoat, MJ Davies, K Khunti

Diabetes Res Clin Pract | Published : 2016

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To review the interventions targeting primary care or community based professionals on glycaemic and cardiovascular risk factor control in people with diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials evaluating the effectiveness of interventions targeting primary care or community based professionals on diabetes and cardiovascular risk factor control. We conducted searches in MEDLINE database from inception up to 27th September 2015. We also retrieved articles related to diabetes from the Cochrane EPOC database and EMBASE and scanned bibliographies for key articles. RESULTS: There was heterogeneity in terms of interventions and participant..

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