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Telephone Intervention to Promote Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Among the Urban Poor

  • Item type: Scientific article
  • Language: English
  • Author: Elizabeth A. Walker, Clyde B. Schechter, Arlene Caban and Charles E. Basch
  • Publication Date: Apr, 2008
  • nihms41003.pdf(511.48 KB)

A limited telephone intervention can improve significantly participation in retinopathy screening in a minority, low-income population. This intervention influenced risk perceptions about diabetes complications. Further research is needed to develop effective risk communications to prevent the complications of diabetes.

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Feb 04, 2016
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