Community-based Diabetes Education for Latinos: The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program.

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PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to conduct a diabetes education program delivered by community health workers (CHWs) in community settings and to evaluate its effectiveness in improving glycemic control and self-management skills in Hispanics/Latinos with type 2 diabetes. METHODS Trained CHWs recruited Hispanic/Latino community residents with self… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0145721710371524

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@article{Castillo2010CommunitybasedDE, title={Community-based Diabetes Education for Latinos: The Diabetes Empowerment Education Program.}, author={Amparo Castillo and Aida Luz Giachello and Robin J Bates and Jeannie Belinda Concha and Vanessa Ramirez and Carlos Sanchez and Eve C Pinsker and Jose O. Arrom}, journal={The Diabetes educator}, year={2010}, volume={36 4}, pages={586-94} }