Communication strategies in the prevention of type 2 and gestational diabetes in vulnerable groups: protocol for a scoping review

DiscussionThe results will be used to inform the National education and communication strategy on diabetes mellitus in Germany. In particular, the results will be discussed in focus groups of experts to develop recommendations for communication strategies.Systematic review registrationPROSPERO does not register scoping reviews.
Source: Systematic Reviews - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research

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