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Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) – Prevalence, Achievements and Exceptions Report, England 2016-17

Title
Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) – Prevalence, Achievements and Exceptions Report, England 2016-17
Type
Report
Category
Prevalence of 21 major health conditions
Produced by
NHS England
Summary
Diabetes is a serious, chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin (a hormone that regulates blood sugar, or glucose), or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. Diabetes is an important public health problem, one of four priority noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) targeted for action by world leaders. Both the number of cases and the prevalence of diabetes have been steadily increasing over the past few decades.
Date of publication
2017
Link
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