Type 1 kids benefit from home-based education

A home-based education program following a short hospital stay is cost-effective and acceptable to children recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, WA endocrinologists have found.  

They randomised 50 patients to either a home-based program or standard care at the Princess Margaret Hospital and found no differences in HbA1c, hypoglycaemia episodes or diabetes-related hospital readmissions.  

The home-based program requires only two

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