Guidelines, documents and useful links
DIABETES FOOT SCREENING & RISK STRATIFICATION FORM
Insulin Range and duration of activity chart (715 KB)
from the Christchurch Diabetes Centre, 2009
HbA1c as an indicator of diabetes control (JPG image)
Relationship between HbA1c and average glucose from the A1c Derived Average Glucose (ADAG) Study
Figure 1 from the ADAG Study publication, Diabetes Care, 2008, 31: 1473-8.
Estimated Average Glucose (eAG) calculator, derived from ADAG Study
Link to the American Diabetes Association website
Criteria for the Diagnosis of Diabetes, Impaired Glucose Tolerance and Impaired Fasting Glucose
PDF document - 99 KB
Appendix A from the New Zealand Guidelines Group publication 'Management of Type 2 Diabetes'
New Zealand Cardiovascular Risk Tables
PDF document - 96 KB
Figure 2 from the 'Assessment and Management of Cardiovascular Risk' Guidelines
Diabetes Surveillance: population-based estimates and projections for New Zealand 2001 - 2011
NZ Ministry of Health Public Health Intelligence Occasional Bulletin No. 46, Released Sept 2007. Link to Ministry of Health website.
Management of Type 2 Diabetes, Consumer Resources
A selection of pamphlets and guides related to the New Zealand Guidelines Group 'Management of Type 2 Diabetes' Guideline
Link to National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute website
Metabolic Syndrome Criteria
- NCEP ATP III Definition
Link to Circulation journal websiteTable II.6-1 from: Circulation. 2002 Dec 17;106(25):3143-421. 3rd Report of the NCEP Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III) final report.
- IDF DefinitionLink to International Diabetes Federation websitePDF document - 153 KB
Cardiovascular Risk Calculator
Link to the University of Edinburgh website. Online calculators including Framingham, ASSIGN and BNF.
Glomerular Filtration Rate Calculator (MDRD)
Link to the website of the National Kidney Disease Education Programme branch of the NIH, with online calculators for adults and children, and a downloadable PDA calculator.
New Zealand Guidelines Group
Clinical practice guidelines including the publications:
- 'Assessment and Management of Cardiovascular Risk'Published December 2003
- 'Management of Type 2 Diabetes'Published December 2003