Diabetes Prevention Education Program for Community Health Care Workers in Thailand

@article{Sranacharoenpong2011DiabetesPE,
  title={Diabetes Prevention Education Program for Community Health Care Workers in Thailand},
  author={Kitti Sranacharoenpong and Rhona M. Hanning},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2011},
  volume={37},
  pages={610-618}
}
To evaluate the effects of a 4-month training program on the knowledge of CHCWs. CHCWs from 69 communities in Chiang Mai province in Thailand were assigned to the intervention group (IG, n = 35) or control group (CG, n = 34). All CHCWs were assessed for knowledge at baseline and at 4-months. The intervention group received a training program of 16 sessions of 2.5 h each within a 4-month period. A mix of classroom and E-learning approaches was used. All CHCWs were assessed for knowledge at… CONTINUE READING