The decision to intensify therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes: results from an experiment using a clinical case vignette.


PURPOSE Lack of medication intensification is a widely recognized but poorly understood barrier to effective diabetes care. We used a video case vignette to assess whether patient or physician demographic variables influence the decision to intensify therapy. METHODS One hundred ninety-two US primary care physicians each viewed one case vignette of an… (More)
DOI: 10.3122/jabfm.2009.05.080232


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