Diabetes: Scientific and technical material

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Diabetes and Tuberculosis

2013

Guides: Diabetes

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  • WHO. Prevention of Blindness from Diabetes Mellitus, 2005

    WHO. Prevention of Blindness from Diabetes Mellitus, 2005Diabetes mellitus is an important public health problem worldwide, and more than 75% of patients who have had mellitus for more than 20 years will have some form of retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy correlates with the duration of diabetes...

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Reports

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  • PAHO. Veracruz Initiative for Diabetes Awareness, 2010

    PAHO. Veracruz Initiative for Diabetes Awareness, 2010Chronic noncommunicable diseases are an important source of morbidity and are responsible for two-thirds of the total deaths in our Region. The increase in the prevalence of chronic  diseases, and in particular diabetes, is an important characteristic of the changing health profile of our communities.

  • Building Blocks in Diabetes Education and Control: A Framework for Comprehensive Diabetes Care

    Diabetes management is complex and requires training and resources. This document was prepared with input from a group of experts and people with diabetes from 25 countries of the Americas with the aim of providing a simple framework for diabetes care. This framework can be applied at different levels of care, according to technical capabilities and available resources.

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  • WHO. Screening for Type 2 Diabetes, 2003

    WHO. Screening for Type 2 Diabetes, 2003Over the past decade it has been obvious that the prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing rapidly. Unless appropriate action is taken, it is predicted that there will be at least 350 million people in the world with type 2 diabetes by the year 2030.

2002

Strategies

2011

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