New publication on diabetes care in Africa


Another great PROTID collaboration: this systematic review and meta-analysis documented the proportion of attainment of optimal HbA1c, blood pressure and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDLC) goals and the prevalence of five diabetes complications (diabetic peripheral neuropathy, nephropathy, retinopathy, foot ulcers and peripheral arterial disease) in adult native populations with type 2 diabetes in Africa. Please access the full text via this link:

Indicators of optimal diabetes care and burden of diabetes complications in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis | BMJ Open

This project is part of the EDCTP2 programme  supported by the European Union (grant number RIA2018CO-2514).