Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p396 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Quality of care in diabetic patients

Marcelino Mafalda , Domingues Andreia , Pereira Armando , Passos Dolores , Raimundo Joaquim , Silva Joao , Lopes Luis , Lopes Maria , Chambel Paula , Santos Valentim , de Castro Joao Jacome

Introduction: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a chronic disease, with prevalence increasing worldwide and its complications are major causes of early morbidity and mortality. Recent guidelines suggest the individualisation of glycaemic targets and glucose-lowering therapies.The aim of this study was to determine the quality of care provided to type 2 diabetic patients in our institution, analysing metabolic control, cardiovascular risk factors and pre...

ea0014p29 | (1) | ECE2007

Quality of care in a diabetic outpatient clinic

Nobre Ema Lacerda , Chambel Paula , Domingues Andreia , da Silva Marlene Paes , Jorge Zulmira , Santos Valentim , Raimundo Joaquim , de Castro João Jácome

Background and aims: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus affects a growing number of people allover the world. It is associated with serious complications. Several studies have shown that it is possible to prevent and minimize type 2 diabetes complications if it is treated appropriately over time. In our Hospital there is, since 1998, an outpatient clinics of diabetes. This study aimed to determine the quality of care provided to diabetic patients in our institution.<p class="abstext...