Experience-based group education in Type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial.

@article{Sarkadi2004ExperiencebasedGE,
  title={Experience-based group education in Type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Anna Sarkadi and Urban Rosenqvist},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  year={2004},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={291-8}
}
Few studies have demonstrated an effect of educational interventions on glycaemic control in persons with Type 2 diabetes longer than 3-6 months after baseline. We aimed to investigate the effectiveness of an experience-based group educational programme 24 months after baseline and to pinpoint mediators that might play a role in achieving desired metabolic outcomes. We conducted a randomised controlled trial inviting self-referred persons with Type 2 diabetes (N=77 randomised). The pharmacist… CONTINUE READING