Meta-analysis of the effectiveness of chronic care management for diabetes: investigating heterogeneity in outcomes.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, Volume 19, Issue 5, p.753-62 (2013)

Keywords:

Adult, Blood Pressure Determination, Diabetes Mellitus, Disease Management, Empirical Research, Guideline Adherence, Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated, Humans, Long-Term Care, Models, Statistical, Outcome Assessment (Health Care), Quality Improvement, Treatment Outcome

Abstract:

The study aims to support decision making on how best to redesign diabetes care by investigating three potential sources of heterogeneity in effectiveness across trials of diabetes care management.