Guidelines, documents and useful links


Submission on mental health to Ministry of Health - prepared by Dr Joanna McClintock


Monogenic Diabetes Card May 2018


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

BMI Calculator
Link to National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute website

Metabolic Syndrome Criteria

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 GroupNew Zealand Guidelines Group
Clinical practice guidelines including the publications: