Pilot study of a novel educational programme for 11-16 year olds with type 1 diabetes mellitus: the KICk-OFF course.

@article{Waller2008PilotSO,
  title={Pilot study of a novel educational programme for 11-16 year olds with type 1 diabetes mellitus: the KICk-OFF course.},
  author={Hilary Waller and Christine Eiser and Justin Richard Knowles and Nikki Rogers and Sarah Wharmby and Steve Heller and Carole Hall and Sophie A Greenhalgh and Teresa Tinklin and Chris Metcalfe and Emma Millard and Vicki Parkin and M Denial and Karin Price},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2008},
  volume={93 11},
  pages={
          927-31
        }
}
AIMS To pilot an educational programme (KICk-OFF) for children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). Evaluation included (i) independent assessment of curriculum quality, (ii) acceptability to families and (iii) possible impact on standardised outcome measures (HbA1c, body mass index (BMI), diary reports of hypoglycaemia, quality of life (QoL)). METHODS 48 children aged 11-16 years (mean age 13.60 (SD 1.36) years) were recruited from three UK centres. Six 5-day outpatient… CONTINUE READING

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