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Why don’t children and young people engage with diabetes services?

BMJ 2022; 377 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.o750 (Published 04 April 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;377:o750
  1. Helen Saul, editor in chief1,
  2. Deniz Gursul, research dissemination manager1,
  3. Samantha Cassidy, science writer1 ,
  4. Darren Sharpe, senior research fellow2
  1. 1NIHR Centre for Engagement and Dissemination, Twickenham, UK
  2. 2University of East London, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to H Saul NIHRAlerts{at}nihr.ac.uk

The study

Sharpe D, Rajabi M, Harden A, et al. Supporting disengaged children and young people living with diabetes to self-care: a qualitative study in a socially disadvantaged and ethnically diverse urban area. BMJ Open 2021;11:e046989.

To read the full NIHR Alert, go to: https://evidence.nihr.ac.uk/alert/why-dont-young-people-engage-with-diabetes-services/

Footnotes

  • Competing interests: The BMJ has judged that there are no disqualifying financial ties to commercial companies. The authors declare the following other interests: none.

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