Experience of hypoglycaemia and strategies used for its management by community-dwelling adults with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review.

@article{Tan2012ExperienceOH,
  title={Experience of hypoglycaemia and strategies used for its management by community-dwelling adults with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review.},
  author={Pamela Shu-Xian Tan and Hui-Chen Chen and Beverley Joan Taylor and Desley Gail Hegney},
  journal={International journal of evidence-based healthcare},
  year={2012},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={169-80}
}
AIM To synthesise the evidence on how community-dwelling adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus experience hypoglycaemia and the strategies they use to control it. METHODS Using a three-step search strategy, all published and unpublished qualitative studies in English from January 2000 to August 2010 were retrieved. Participants diagnosed with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus, experienced in self-managing their hypoglycaemia, and who lived independently in the community and… CONTINUE READING