Weight management in people with type 2 diabetes

Lihua Wu, Alison While

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Abstract

This article sets out a comprehensive outline of the mechanism for the development of Type 2 diabetes and the importance of weight reduction in Type 2 diabetes management. Current weight reduction strategies are reviewed. Lifestyle modifications form the frontline strategy for targeted weight loss in diabetes care. However, there is a lack of knowledge regarding effective and safe interventions to promote weight management for those who have already developed Type 2 diabetes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)390-397
Number of pages8
JournalBritish Journal of Community Nursing
Volume12
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Wu, Lihua ; While, Alison. / Weight management in people with type 2 diabetes. In: British Journal of Community Nursing. 2007 ; Vol. 12, No. 9. pp. 390-397.
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