Telemedicine to improve patients' self-efficacy in managing diabetes.

  • Y M Po
  • Published 2000 in Journal of telemedicine and telecare


Diabetes mellitus is becoming a major public health problem. Despite enormous efforts to change the delivery of diabetes care, the outcome has not been entirely positive. In ignoring the role of assisting patients to improve their self-management, the effectiveness of diabetes care is likely to be compromised. However, telecommunication can improve the… (More)