Critical Appraisals - Chronic Disease Management
|Are there any interventions to enhance access to best practice primary health care for chronic disease management, prevention and episodic care?
Comino, E, Davies, G, Krastev, Y, Haas, M, Christl, B, Furler, J, Raymont, A, & Harris, M 2012, ‘A systematic review of interventions to enhance access to best practice primary health care for chronic disease management, prevention and episodic care’, BMC Health Services Research, vol. 12, p. 415.
|How does mannitol with hypertonic saline improve outcomes of patients with cystic fibrosis?
Bilton, D, Robinson, P, Cooper, P, et al. 2011, ‘Inhaled dry powder mannitol in cystic fibrosis: an efficacy and safety study’, European Respiratory Journal, vol. 38, no. 5, pp.1071-80.
|What is the effect of resistance exercise training on older adults with type 2 diabetes?
Sigal, R, Kenny, G, Boule, N, Wells, G, Prud’homme, D, Fortier, M, Reid, R, Tulloch, H, Coyle, D, Phillips, P, Jennings, A & Jaffey, J, 2007, ‘Effects of Aerobic Training, Resistance Training, or Both on Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomised Trial’, Annals of Internal Medicine, vol. 146, no. 6, pp. 357-369.
|A randomised controlled trial of cognitive behaviour therapy andMotivational interviewing for people with type 1 diabetes mellitus with persistent sub-optimal glycaemic control: A Diabetes and Psychological Therapies (ADaPT) study
Ismail, K, Maissi E, Thomas, S, Chalder, T, Schmidt, U, Bartlett, J, Patel, A, Dickens, C, Creed, F, & Treasure, J 2010, ‘A randomised controlled trial of cognitive behaviour therapy and Motivational interviewing for people with type 1 diabetes mellitus with persistent sub-optimal glycaemic control: A Diabetes and Psychological Therapies (ADaPT) study’, Health Technology Assessment, vol. 14, no. 22, pp. 1-128.
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