Patient Empowerment Programme (PEP) and Risk of Microvascular Diseases Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes in Primary Care: A Population-Based Propensity-Matched Cohort Study.

@article{Wong2015PatientEP,
  title={Patient Empowerment Programme (PEP) and Risk of Microvascular Diseases Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes in Primary Care: A Population-Based Propensity-Matched Cohort Study.},
  author={Carlos King-Ho Wong and William C. W. Wong and Yuk Fai Wan and Anca K. C. Chan and Frank W. K. Chan and Cindy Lo Kuen Lam},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2015},
  volume={38 8},
  pages={
          e116-7
        }
}
The benefit of structured diabetes education programs has been confirmed in systematic review (1) and meta-analysis (2). Although the explicit changes in glycemic control after structured education have been well established, limited evidence (3) has demonstrated the effect of structured education on diabetes-related complications. Recent studies (4,5) underwent an investigation of the effects on glycemic control and incidence of cardiovascular complication in a structured diabetes education… CONTINUE READING

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