Translating diabetes prevention programs: implications for dissemination and policy.

ArticleinNorth Carolina medical journal 72(5):405-8 · September 2011with3 Reads
Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    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.