- Ongoing group education for patients and family that includes topics on diet, foot care, exercise and managing hypoglycaemic episodes.
- Annual care plan review undertaken by specially trained GPs and Practice Nurses in the DESMOND philosophy.
The trial has closed to recruitment in CLAHRC-SY, but continues in LNR-CLAHRC. We hope to have the results in 2013.
For more information on the study in CLAHRC-SY please contact Jessica Goddard-Mannion
DESMOND - Ongoing Theme Team
DESMOND-ongoing is a collaboration between CLAHRC-SY and LNR-CLAHRC. For details of the team in Leicestershire, Rutland and Northampton.
Professor Simon Heller - Role in CLAHRC: For more information please see: http://www.shef.ac.uk/medicine/staff/heller.html
Professor Solomon Tesfaye - Role in CLAHRC:Involved in the DESMOND-ongoing programme
Nigel Mathers- Role in CLAHRC:Advises on DESMOND-Ongoing project from a primary care perspective
Jessica Goodard-Mannion-Role in CLAHRC:Jess joined the team as Research Assistant after a year working for the DESMOND project in Leicester and oversees the ongoing project for CLAHRC-SY and contributes to the adolescent research programme.
Beth Stevenson-Role in CLAHRC:Beth joined the team as Administrator for the Diabetes theme of CLAHRC-SY drawing on her experience at the John Ward Diabetes Centre, Royal Hallamshire Hospital.