33771 - Peer-led Diabetes Prevention Program for TASC in...

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Peer-led Diabetes Prevention Program for TASC in Melbourne Nabil Sulaiman “International Congress on CDSM, Melbourne Nov 2008”
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Aims of Peer-led Develop an evidence based, culturally appropriate peer-led diabetes prevention resources and program for TASC Trial the program Evaluate the program
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Methodology- how? Design: Pre and post intervention trial (action research methods) Advisory Group Peer- leaders Diabetes prevention program Participants Evaluation
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Methodology- how? 12 peer leaders recruited from TASC Program was developed (food, exercise, group dynamics . .etc) 2- full days training of leaders Each leader engage 10 people
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Program components Principles of peer-led program Role of diet, physical activity and stress Group facilitation, engaging Motivational techniques and chronic disease self-management Leaders were paid for their training time, recruitment of participants and implementing the program.
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Outcome Indicators Changes in knowledge and attitudes Changes in behaviours Changes in body weight and waist circumference
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