Translating diabetes prevention programs: implications for dissemination and policy.

Wake Forest University School of Medicine, PO Box 7868, Winston-Salem, NC 27109, USA.
North Carolina medical journal 72(5):405-8.
Source: PubMed


Numerous studies have translated the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) for community-based settings, and the results are encouraging. This commentary discusses one community-based DPP translational study, Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes, in detail, as well as the implications of DPP translational studies for public policy.

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