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Community Health Advisors in Diabetes Care

Hunt, Caralise W. PhD, RN; Grant, Joan S. DSN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000415960.92674.9d
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Abstract

Lay liaisons can improve health care outcomes, especially in underserved communities.

In Brief

A look at how community health advisors are helping patients with diabetes learn to manage their disease.

Author Information

Caralise W. Hunt is an assistant professor of nursing at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. Joan S. Grant is a professor of nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Contact author: Caralise W. Hunt, huntcar@auburn.edu. The authors have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.

© 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.