The CASCADE study

Maximising engagement, motivation and long term change in a Structured Intensive Education Programme in Diabetes for children, young people and their families:
Child and Adolescent Structured Competencies Approach to Diabetes Education


  • This trial is funded by the HTA programme, which is part of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). It produces independent research information about the effectiveness, costs and broader impact of healthcare treatments and tests for those who plan, provide or receive care in the NHS.
  • Current Controlled Trials allows users to search, register and share information about randomised controlled trials. .
  • The National Research Ethics Service works with colleagues in the UK to maintain a UK-wide system of ethical review that protects the safety, dignity and well being of research participants, whilst facilitating and promoting ethical research within the NHS. .
  • is a Pediatric Digital Library and Learning Collaboratory intended to serve as a source of continuing pediatric education
  • The primary goal of the Diabetes Research Network is to achieve benefits for people with diabetes, or at risk of developing diabetes, through excellence in clinical research.
  • The Medicines for Children Research Network has the central objective of facilitating the development of medicines that are both safe and effective in the treatment of children.

Contact Details; For any questions relating to the trial please contact Dr. Deborah Christie.

For technical issues with this site - please contact Mike Bennett. Site last updated 20th March 2013.