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Preventing type 2 diabetes: systematic review of studies of cost-effectiveness of lifestyle programmes and metformin, with and without screening, for pre-diabetes

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Objective: Diabetes is a global health priority, with high prevalence and substantial economic burden. Large trials have demonstrated the efficacy of lifestyle interventions and metformin in reducing subsequent incidence of diabetes. We evaluate the economic evidence of these interventions alone and in combination with screening programmes, extracting key implications for policy makers and health insurers. Design: Systematic review Data sources a... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017184

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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences
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Oxford, SSD, Blavatnik School of Government
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Oxford, SSD, Blavatnik School of Government
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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BMJ Open Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
11
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Article: e017184
Publication date:
2017-11-15
Acceptance date:
2017-06-21
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ISSN:
2044-6055
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pubs:708213
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uri:8bdc37b8-42ed-4279-9245-fe2046a6609a
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uuid:8bdc37b8-42ed-4279-9245-fe2046a6609a
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pubs:708213

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