Pharmacy Diabetes

Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)

Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)

Program Objective:

  •  Identify people who are at clear risk of developing type 2 diabetes based on the current scientific evidence base.
  •  Once identified to be at risk people will be invited to join the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP).

Standard Equipment:
In order to accurately and reliably assess participants, three high quality pieces of equipment are required:

  1. Stadiometer – recommend a Seca 206
  2. Measuring tape – recommend a Seca 201
  3. Bioimpedance scale – recommend at least a Tanita DC-430 but ideally a Tanita MC-78