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Role of pathology in diabetes
Affordable access to high quality pathology services is essential for the early identification and optimal management of all types of diabetes; and for prevention of type 2 diabetes. Pathology also supports research and learning related to diabetes.
Jodie, a dietitian and diabetes educator from Port Macquarie, spoke to us about how pathology results are “invaluable” when it comes to addressing the health issues of patients she works with – especially the elderly. Find out what other healthcare professionals said about the role of pathology in their jobs.