Injection technique practices in a population of Canadians with diabetes: results from a recent patient/diabetes educator survey.

@article{Berard2015InjectionTP,
  title={Injection technique practices in a population of Canadians with diabetes: results from a recent patient/diabetes educator survey.},
  author={Lori Berard and Brett Cameron},
  journal={Canadian journal of diabetes},
  year={2015},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={146-51}
}
OBJECTIVE A Canadian survey was undertaken to elucidate injection techniques in the population of the country with diabetes and to make appropriate revisions to the 2011 Canadian Forum for Injection Technique recommendations. METHODS The study involved 503 participants (25% with type 1 diabetes; 75% with type 2 diabetes) from 55 diabetes education centres across Canada. They completed a survey regarding injection technique (i.e. needle length, angle of insertion, incidence of lipohypertrophy… CONTINUE READING