Needs Assessment Tidbit: Physicians Need Diabetes Education

In a recent national survey of physicians, more than 90 percent of the country's primary care doctors could not correctly name the top three tests that a person with diabetes should have on a regular basis -- tests that could save their lives, experts say. More than 90 percent of American's with diabetes receive their medical care from primary care doctors, rather than diabetes specialists.

In the survey commissioned by Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C., one of the countr

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