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Chapter 2. Key Definitions

  • DSME—Diabetes Self-Management Education: This is the term the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) use to cover the full range of diabetes self-management education services.
  • DSMP—Diabetes Self-Management Program: This is the term Stanford University uses for its diabetes self-management program.
  • DSMT—Diabetes Self-Management Training: This is the term the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) uses for the Diabetes Self-Management Training benefit available to Medicare beneficiaries.

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