Diabetes Care Begins with Informed Patients
Phillis, Christina, Drug Topics
Efforts to raise patient awareness include a national campaign tour and a range of local initiatives
Designated by numerous organizations as the month for diabetesrelated public-relations campaigns, November brings a blitzkrieg of local and national events devoted to fostering public consciousness of the disease and its consequences. For information on National Diabetes Awareness Month provided by the National Diabetes Education Program (a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 200 public and private organizations), go to http://www.ndep. nih.gov/ whats-new/posting.aspx?id=2 3. For information on American …
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Publication information: Article title: Diabetes Care Begins with Informed Patients. Contributors: Phillis, Christina - Author. Magazine title: Drug Topics. Volume: 154. Issue: 11 Publication date: November 2010. Page number: 35+. © Advanstar Communications, Inc. Jan 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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