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Self-management of diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

Published inBMC Public Health, vol. 18, no. 1
Publication date2018

The prevalence of diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa has increased rapidly over the last years. Self-management is a key element for the proper management, but strategies are currently lacking in this context. This systematic review aims to describe the level of self-management among persons living with type 2 diabetes mellitus in sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Africa South of the Sahara/epidemiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2/epidemiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2/therapy
  • Humans
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Self-Management/psychology
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STEPHANI, Victor, OPOKU, Daniel, BERAN, David Henri. Self-management of diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. In: BMC Public Health, 2018, vol. 18, n° 1. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-6050-0
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