Diabetes Programme

About diabetes

Online glossaries

Diabetes Action Online (DAO) is home to many online resources for both diabetes specialists as well as non-specialists in the area of diabetes care planning and quality improvement. This section serves as an aid to the DAO content, offering definitions and explanations to many terms and acronyms included herein.

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