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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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  • Based on a CDC-RTI diabetes disease model
  • Simulates the progression of Type-2 diabetes in a population ages 25-94
  • Markov model projecting progression in five major diabetic complications:
    • Cardiovascular
    • Cerebrovascular
    • Renal
    • Ocular
    • Neuropathic
  • Modified to show the impact of improved care processes on clinical outcomes

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