Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines: Diabetes Mellitus.


Journal Article

The Ministry of Health (MOH) have updated the clinical practice guidelines on Diabetes Mellitus to provide doctors and patients in Singapore with evidence-based treatment for diabetes mellitus. This article reproduces the introduction and executive summary (with recommendations from the guidelines) from the MOH clinical practice guidelines on Diabetes Mellitus, for the information of SMJ readers. Chapters and page numbers mentioned in the reproduced extract refer to the full text of the guidelines, which are available from the Ministry of Health website: The recommendations should be used with reference to the full text of the guidelines. Following this article are multiple choice questions based on the full text of the guidelines.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Goh, SY; Ang, SB; Bee, YM; Chen, YT; Gardner, DS; Ho, ET; Adaikan, K; Lee, YC; Lee, CH; Lim, FS; Lim, HB; Lim, SC; Seow, J; Soh, AW; Sum, CF; Tai, ES; Thai, AC; Wong, TY; Yap, F

Published Date

  • June 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 55 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 334 - 347

PubMed ID

  • 25017409

Pubmed Central ID

  • 25017409

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0037-5675

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.11622/smedj.2014079


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Singapore