diabetes resources page
Diabetes is a national epidemic with an increasing prevalence in the United States. As of 2014, 29.1 million children and adults – or 9.3 percent of the US population – have diabetes, with an estimated 27 percent undiagnosed. (CDC 2014) In adults, type 2 diabetes accounts for about 90 to 95 percent of all diagnosed cases of diabetes. (ADA 2016).
We have provided below a few resources, links and tools to assist clinicians as they work alongside their patients to improve outcomes.
NDDC Diabetes Flow Chart
Team members say using a flow sheet in practice is one of the easiest improvements they’ve made, and this flow sheet is the single most requested document in CAFP’s diabetes toolkit.
Sample Action Plan
Internet Resources for Treating Hispanic Patients with Diabetes
The Endocrine Society's Accurate Insulin Decision (AID) App
New tool identifies diabetes patients at risk for low blood sugar emergencies