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Diabetes Care

Tools and Resources

Comparing Diabetes Drugs

Improving the Quality of Diabetes Care: New Tools for States
   Diabetes Care Quality Improvement: A Resource Guide for State Action
   Diabetes Care Quality Improvement: Workbook for State Action
   Diabetes Care Quality Improvement: A Resource Guide for State Action—Supplement
Hispanic Diabetes Disparities Learning Network in Community Health Centers
Improving Care for Diabetes Patients Through Intensive Therapy and a Team Approach: Research in Action Synthesis
Toolkit for Implementing the Chronic Care Model in an Academic Environment

Library of Resources for Diabetes

Information on diabetes hospital stays

National Guideline Clearinghouse™
Guidelines on diabetes care

Research Findings

Research Activities: Online Newsletter 
Summarizes study findings, including those specific or relevant to diabetes

Research with Diabetes Data

Agency Press Releases

Date   Title
4/26/12 New Web Videonovela Series Helps Spanish-speaking Patients Compare Treatments for Diabetes

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Comparative Effectiveness Reviews

Comparative Effectiveness Review, No. 8:
Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Oral Diabetes Medications for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes

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Evidence Reports & Technology Assessments

Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 162:
Therapeutic Management, Delivery, and Postpartum Risk Assessment and Screening in Gestational Diabetes
Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, No. 166:
Diabetes Education for Children With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and Their Families
Technical Review, No. 9, Volume 2:
Diabetes: Quality Improvement

Technology Assessment:
Lifestyle Interventions for Four Conditions: Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, and Metabolic Syndrome

Technology Assessment:
Measuring Health-Related Quality of Life for Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy

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Quality of Care

Assessing Quality of Care for Diabetes: Conference Final Report

Closing the Quality Gap: Cancer Strategies: Fact Sheet

Women With Diabetes: Quality of Health Care, 2004-2005

Women at High Risk for Diabetes: Access and Quality of Health Care, 2003-2006

National Quality Measures Clearinghouse™ Quality measures related to Cancer

Quality Tools
Diabetes-related tools

AHRQ Quality Indicators
Measures on quality of care for diabetes based on administrative data

Morbidity and Mortality Rounds on the Web
Expert analysis of medical errors related to diabetes

Information on how to communicate with consumers about the quality of health care for diabetes

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Translating Research into Practice

AHRQ Research on Diabetes Care

Translating Research into Practice (TRIP)-II

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Preventive Services

Screening for Diabetes Mellitus, Adult type 2: Recommendations

Screening for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: Recommendations

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Disparities in Health Care

Diabetes Disparities Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities: Fact Sheet

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