Diabetes care in Kilimanjaro region: clinical presentation and problems of patients of the diabetes clinic at the regional referral hospital-an inventory before structured intervention.

@article{Neuhann2002DiabetesCI,
  title={Diabetes care in Kilimanjaro region: clinical presentation and problems of patients of the diabetes clinic at the regional referral hospital-an inventory before structured intervention.},
  author={H F Neuhann and C Warter-Neuhann and Isaack A Lyaruu and Levina January Msuya},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2002},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={509-13}
}
BACKGROUND In order to improve care for diabetic patients in a developing country at the regional referral hospital for the Northern zone of Tanzania, a specialized clinic was established in November 1996. AIM The aim of this study was to provide a situational analysis about the problems of the diabetic patient population treated at the hospital. For all patients who registered at the clinic a questionnaire was completed about personal data, diabetes history, symptoms, treatment, eating… CONTINUE READING

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