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Table 3 Summary of module contents for the newly developed diabetes-periodontitis nutrition and health education module

From: Development and evaluation of an integrated diabetes-periodontitis nutrition and health education module

Module Module Unit (Flip chart) No of Pages Module Unit (Video) Duration (min)
Module 1: Introduction to Diabetes and Periodontitis Unit 1: Introduction to Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) 8 V1: Introduction to T2DM and Periodontitis 3.41
Unit 2: Blood Sugar Monitoring 6 V2: Blood Sugar Monitoring 1.16
Unit 3: Hypoglycaemia 7 V3: Hypoglycaemia and Hyperglycaemia 2.44
Unit 4: Hyperglycaemia 4
Unit 5: Introduction to Periodontitis 6   
Unit 6: Relationship between T2DM and Periodontitis 5
Module 2: Diabetes and Periodontitis Care Unit 7: Treatment for T2DM and Periodontitis 8   
Unit 8: Oral Hygiene 9 V4: Oral Hygiene 2.58
Unit 9: Additional Personal Effort on T2DM and Periodontitis Management 8 V5: Additional Personal Effort on T2DM and Periodontitis Management 3.31
Module 3: Lifestyle Modification Unit 10: Weight Management 10   
Unit 11: Healthy Eating 32 V6: Healthy Eating 2.32
V7: Increase Dietary Fiber 3.03
V8: Limit Sugar Intake 2.15
Unit 12: Physical Activity and Exercise 10 V9: Physical Activity and Exercise 2.51
Unit 13: Smoking Cessation 8 V10: Smoking Cessation 2.04
Unit 14: Alcohol Intake 6 V11: Alcohol Intake 2.15
Unit 15: Stress Management 6 V12: Stress Management 1.34
Unit 16: Fasting 9   
Module 4: Myths and Facts Unit 17: Myths and Facts of T2DM and Periodontitis 9 V13: Myths and Facts of T2DM and Periodontitis 2.07