A personal look at clinical decision support -- using individual information (lab test results, clinical findings, prescriptions, administrative data, etc.) to engage patients, improve individual care, enhance population health, and make health care safer, faster, cheaper and more effective.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Increased prevalence of diabetes predicted
The latest issue of Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine has a dire warning that the prevalence of Type 2 diabetes will grow even greater because of childhood obesity.
Reuters covered the story here. The original article is here.