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More evidence needed for direct telephone support in diabetes care

More evidence needed for direct telephone support in diabetes care

There’s lots of interest in how we can use the increasingly ubiquitous telephone to improve diabetes care.  It’s important that we apply the same rigorous tests to these interventions as we do to others, and Read more on Testing Treatments don’t just assume that “new” means “better“.In resource-poor settings this is all the more important, …

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Evidence Update: Preventing type 2 diabetes at the population and community level

Evidence Update: Preventing type 2 diabetes at the population and community level

With the rate at which new evidence is published, it’s impossible for guidelines or even systematic reviews to keep pace.  That’s why NICE Evidence Updates are so, err, nice!  They summarise what’s new in relation to existing NICE guidelines since they were published. The NICE guidance This Evidence Update relates to NICE guideline 35 on …

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