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VIDEO: Conversation Map tools provide tangible results in diabetes self-management education

August 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO — In this video exclusive, Endocrine Today Diabetes in Real Life columnist Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN, speaks with Barbara Eichorst, MS, RD, CDE, vice president clinical of Healthy Interactions, about the effectiveness of the company’s Conversation Map tools, materials developed in collaboration with the American Diabetes Association and used in small diabetes education group settings to teach and reinforce positive self-management behaviors.

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Avoiding “Loss of Chance”… Improving the Screening, Treatment, and Referral of Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy

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