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Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes Article

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This article provides the national guidelines for "the diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus. Laboratory medicine practice guidelines: evidence-based practice for point-of-care testing" (National Guideline Clearinghouse, 1998, 2008). It also reviews the evidence on POCT (i.e. point-of-care testing) in the diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus (National Guideline Clearinghouse, 1998, 2008).

The article provides a summary of these National guidelines including: the scope, methodology - including Rating Scheme and Cost Analysis - recommendations; evidence supporting the recommendation; qualifying statements, implementation of the guideline recommendation; evidence supporting the recommendations; benefits/Harms of implementing the guideline recommendations; qualifying statements; implementation of the guideline Institute of Medicine (IOM); National healthcare quality report; categories; identifying information and availability and a disclaimer (National Guideline Clearinghouse, 1998, 2008).

The scope summary includes the disease conditions (Type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus; Gestational diabetes), the guideline category (Assessment of Therapeutic Effectiveness Diagnosis Management) and the clinical specialty (2 of 18 including ...

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Provides article summary related to diagnosis and managment of diabetes.