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Title Embedding education into diabetes practice / editors, M. Porta, V. Miselli, M. Trento, V. Jorgens
Published Basel : Karger, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (viii, 151 pages) : illustrations
Series Frontiers in Diabetes ; v. 18
Frontiers in diabetes ; v. 18.
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Therapeutic Patient Education: From Classroom to Life; The Struggle for Life; Methodology and Therapeutic Education; The Diabetes Education Study Group of the EASD and Its Activities to Improve the Education of People with Diabetes; Integration of Diabetes Education in Type 2 Diabetes Care; Group Education for Type 2 Diabetes; Structured Treatment and Teaching Programmes for Patients with Diabetes mellitus and Hypertension in Germany; Impact of Education on the Quality of Diabetes Care in Germany
Summary The current epidemics of diabetes, obesity and related disorders makes lifestyle modification paramount in preventive and therapeutic interventions. This volume describes the rationale, history, methodologies and current international recommendations that make education an integral part of modern diabetes care. It also contains updated reports of results of clinical trials and/or practical experiences in North America, the Netherlands, Germany and Italy. Descriptions are given of the methods used both in general practice and in the hospital setting to train patients on, among others, nutrition
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diabetes -- Prevention
Diabetes -- Study and teaching
Health behavior.
Self-care, Health.
Diabetics -- Education -- Congresses
Diabetes Mellitus -- prevention & control
Diabetes Mellitus -- therapy
Health Behavior
Patient Education as Topic -- economics
Patient Education as Topic -- methods
Self Care
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Diabetes.
Self-care, Health
Health behavior
Diabetics -- Education
Diabetes -- Prevention
Diabetes -- Study and teaching
Éducation du patient comme sujet.
Diabétiques -- Éducation.
Diabetes mellitus -- Patientenschulung -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Patientenschulung -- Diabetes mellitus -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Porta, M
Miselli, V
Trento, M
Jorgens, V
ISBN 1423796810