Management of patients with diabetes by nurses with support of subspecialists.

@article{Peters1995ManagementOP,
  title={Management of patients with diabetes by nurses with support of subspecialists.},
  author={Anne L Peters and Mayer B Davidson and R C Ossorio},
  journal={HMO practice},
  year={1995},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          8-13
        }
}
A program was developed for managing diabetic patients within an HMO system. The system uses physician-supervised diabetes nurse specialists and a computer system to enhance compliance and management of patients. The focus of the program is on preventing hospitalizations as well as preventing the development of the complications of diabetes, with early detection (and treatment) of any complications that do occur. The program was associated with a significant fall in glycated hemoglobin levels… CONTINUE READING

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