Managing Diabetes in Low Income Countries: Providing Sustainable Diabetes Care with Limited Resources (Original PDF from Publisher)
This book covers the complexity of diabetes and related complications and presents the socio-economic burden of the disease, taking into account the rising prevalence reaching pandemic proportions and the associated costs. Factors causing high diabetes prevalence and the influence of the pharmaceutical industry are evaluated and solutions for sustainable diabetes care with limited resources are provided, including national focus on providing cost-effective diabetes treatment, nutrition and physical activity, structured diabetes education and centralized National e-Health System. Moreover, elaboration of long-term efforts to curb the diabetes burden through prevention activities are presented in this book.
- Item Weight:12.7 ounces
- Hardcover:121 pages
- Product Dimensions:6.1 x 9.25 inches
- Publisher:Springer; 1st ed. 2021 Edition (September 30, 2020)