Lecturer in Learning Disabilities
Brown, M., Taggart, L., Karatzias, T., Truesdale, M., Walley, R., Northway, R., …Davies, M. (2017). Improving diabetes care for people with intellectual disabilities: A qualitative study exploring the perceptions and experiences of professionals in diabetes and intellectual disability services Abbreviated Title Improving diabetes care for people with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. doi:10.1111/jir.12369. ISSN 0964-2633
Background: Globally diabetes is increasing with concerns about the impact on outcomes, including premature death and the costs associated with managing the condition. Researc...
Macrae, S., Brown, M., Karatzias, T., Taggart, L., Truesdale-Kennedy, M., Walley, R., …Davies, M. (2015). Diabetes in People with Intellectual Disabilities: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 47, 352-374. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2015.10.003. ISSN 0891-4222
To present an analysis of the evidence related to the prevalence of diabetes in people with intellectual disabilities (ID), their experiences of their condition and...
Taggart, L., Coates, V., Clarke, M., Bunting, B., Davies, M., Carey, M., …Karatzias, T. (2015). A study protocol for a pilot randomised trial of a structured education programme for the self-management of Type 2 diabetes for adults with intellectual disabilities. Trials. 16, 148. doi:10.1186/s13063-015-0644-y. ISSN 1745-6215
Background: The need for structured education programmes for type 2 diabetes is a high priority for many governments around the world. One such national education programme in...