This research is exploring the use of the AusDiab data to provide information on access to and use of quality PHC for diabetes care.

Project Status

Completed Projects

Chief Investigators

Elizabeth Comino, Mark F Harris, Jeff Flack

Associate Investigators

Upali Jayasinghe

Other Team Members

Elizabeth Harris, Jonathan Shaw

Rationale

The AusDiab survey was the first purpose designed population-based survey of diabetes in Australia. This research is exploring the use of the AusDiab data to provide information on access to and use of quality PHC for diabetes care.

Aims

This research is exploring the use of the AusDiab data to provide information on access to and use of quality PHC for diabetes care.

Design and Method

The AusDiab survey was a stratified cluster sample of the Australian population undertaken in 1999-2000. A secondary analysis using descriptive techniques is being undertaken.

Contact

Elizabeth Comino Email: e.comino@unsw.edu.au

Key Partners

Bankstown Hospital, International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne

Project lead centre
CPHCE
Project stream
Health System Integration and Primary Health Care Development
Project start date
2005
Project end date
2008