Teaching how, not what: the contributions of community health workers to diabetes self-management.

@article{Davis2007TeachingHN,
  title={Teaching how, not what: the contributions of community health workers to diabetes self-management.},
  author={Kia LaTrece Davis and Mary L O'Toole and Carol A. Brownson and Patricia Llanos and Edwin B Fisher},
  journal={The Diabetes educator},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 Suppl 6},
  pages={208S-215S}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to describe ways in which community health workers (CHWs) are used in various clinic and community settings to support diabetes self-management. METHODS Descriptive quantitative data were collected from logs completed by CHWs. Logs described mode, place, type, duration, and focus of individual contact between the CHW… CONTINUE READING