Promoting Physical Activity in Individuals With Diabetes: Telehealth Approaches

September 7, 2011

Source: Diabetes Spectrum July 1, 2011 vol. 24 no. 3 127-135

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Date of publication:  July 2011

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This article provides an overview of telephone, Internet-based, and home-based monitoring interventions that promote physical activity, with a focus on those with diabetes.

Length of publication: 8 pages

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Give pupils with diabetes equal access to activities

November 7, 2009

Title: Give pupils with diabetes equal access to activities

Source: Nursing Standard, 24 (1) p.10

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Date of publication: September 2009

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: School pupils with diabetes are missing important parts of the curriculum because they are being withdrawn from physical education and other classes, the RCN claims.

Length of publication: 1 pages

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Acknowledgement: Cinahl


Let’s get moving

October 7, 2009

Title: Let’s get moving: Commissioning Guidance, a new physical activity care pathway for the NHS

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Date of publication: 2009

Publication type: Report

In a nutshell: This document outlines an evidence based approach to promoting physical activity amongst PCTs and its potential impact on a number of long term conditions including diabetes. It highlights a physical activity based programme and includes examples of case studies within the Annexes.

Length of publication: 86 pages

Acknowledgement: NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement Alerts