Chapter 38. Clinical Practice Guidelines: A Global Perspective

  1. Dr Jean-Marie Ekoé Professor of Medicine Faculty of Medicine member recipient principal investigator co-investigator Chairman2,
  2. Dr Marian Rewers principal investigator Core director Program Chair Chair3,
  3. Rhys Williams Dean of Medicine Professor of Clinical Epidemiology chair Vice President Editor-in-Chief member visiting consultant4 and
  4. Paul Zimmet Director Hon. Professor Officer5
  1. Barbara Currie,
  2. Ehud Ur and
  3. Thomas Ransom

Published Online: 11 SEP 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch38

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

How to Cite

Currie, B., Ur, E. and Ransom, T. (2008) Clinical Practice Guidelines: A Global Perspective, in The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition (eds J.-M. Ekoé, M. Rewers, R. Williams and P. Zimmet), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch38

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Endocrinologie, Métabolisme et Nutrition, Centre de Recherche du CHUM, Montreal, Canada

  2. 3

    Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA

  3. 4

    Clinical Epidemiology at the School of Medicine, University of Swansea, Swansea, UK

  4. 5

    International Diabetes Institute Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

Author Information

  1. Division of Endocrinology, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 SEP 2008
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017272

Online ISBN: 9780470779750



  • Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs);
  • type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM);
  • Appraisal of Guidelines Research and Evaluation (AGREE) Collaboration;
  • International Diabetes Federation (IDF) CPGs;
  • ADA's CPG - position statement compilation;
  • diabetes CPG impact;
  • CPGs and implementation and evaluation of impact;
  • CPGs and diabetes management worldwide


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • History of Clinical Practice Guidelines

  • Guidelines for Guidelines

  • Comparison of International Guidelines

  • The Future of Guidelines

  • References