Diabetes specialist nurse as main care provider for patients with type 2 diabetes.

@article{Houweling2009DiabetesSN,
  title={Diabetes specialist nurse as main care provider for patients with type 2 diabetes.},
  author={Sebastiaan T. Houweling and Nanne Kleefstra and Kornelis Johannes Jongers van Hateren and Adriaan Kooy and Klaas H Groenier and Els M Ten Vergert and Betty Meyboom-de Jong and Henk J G Bilo},
  journal={The Netherlands journal of medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={67 7},
  pages={279-84}
}
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to determine whether the management of type 2 diabetes (DM2) can be transferred from an internist to a nurse specialised in diabetes (NSD). METHODS Ninety-three patients with DM2 referred by their general practitioner were randomised; 84 patients completed the study. The intervention group received care from an NSD who treated glycaemia, blood pressure and lipid profile by protocol. The control group received care from an internist. The primary… CONTINUE READING
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