Sir Frederick Banting Legacy Foundation (Canada) , in collaboration with medical colleagues in Australia, Canada and the USA, developed this tool to help youth (age 8 – 18) and their families until such time as a ‘predictive’ tool can be derived. This questionnaire is designed to raise awareness of risks, prompt
To assess whether the current starting age of 12 is suitable for diabetic retinopathy (DR) screening and whether diabetes duration should be taken into account when deciding at what age to start screening patients.
Aims: To describe the degree of diffusion and acceptance of national guideline on screening and diagnosis of gestational diabetes (GDM) among Italian diabetes centers and to detect possible areas for benchmarking. Methods: In 2013 the Italian Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group structured a national survey, focused on GDM screening and diagnostic procedures, that