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The goal of this study is to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of an intervention to improve diabetes self-management, emotional distress and metabolic control among adults with type 2 diabetes receiving care in primary care practices throughout New York City. The program will be implemented by the New York City Department of Health, through their Primary Care Improvement Project.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Type 2 Diabetes
Telephonic Diabetes Self-Management Support, Educational Print Materials
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-02-12T20:23:21-0500
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