Assessment of the need for patient education for diabetic patients in an outpatient diabetes clinic in a governmental hospital in alexandria, egypt
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: ATWA, Sarah (Ras el-Teen General Hospital, the directorate of health in Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): Khamis, Mona (Ras el-Teen General Hospital, the directorate of health in Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt)
Kandil, Nahla (Ras el-Teen General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt)
Patient education has been generally accepted as a vitally important component of the clinical management of diabetic patients, In order to manage effectively on a day-to-day basis at home. Patients should have a firm understanding of diabetes. This includes knowledge about hypoglycemic medications administration, diet, exercise and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.