Care home diabetes: an important part of community diabetology where high standards of diabetes care are essential

Role of the National Advisory Panel on Care Home Diabetes (NAPCHD)


  • Professor Alan Sinclair fDROP and King's College, London
  • Dr Ahmed H. Abdelhafiz Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Sri Bellary University of Aston



care home, diabetes, quality

Author Biographies

Professor Alan Sinclair, fDROP and King's College, London

Director of fDROP and Visiting Professor in Diabetes Care, King's College, London

Dr Ahmed H. Abdelhafiz, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

Consulatnt Physician, Department of Geriatric Medicine

Dr Sri Bellary, University of Aston

Reader in Medicine


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