Effect of culturally tailored diabetes education in ethnic minorities with type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis.

@article{Nam2012EffectOC,
  title={Effect of culturally tailored diabetes education in ethnic minorities with type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Soohyun Nam and Susan L. Janson and Nancy A. Stotts and Catherine Kit Chesla and L. J. M. Kroon},
  journal={The Journal of cardiovascular nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={505-18}
}
BACKGROUND Diabetes is a major cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Ethnic minorities experience a disproportionate burden of diabetes; however, few studies have critically analyzed the effectiveness of a culturally tailored diabetes intervention for these minorities. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a culturally tailored diabetes educational intervention (CTDEI) on glycemic control in ethnic minorities with type 2 diabetes. METHOD We searched… CONTINUE READING