Patient Cohorts @ Apollo Sugar

Patient Cohorts @ Apollo Sugar

(Based on segmentations patients can receive relevant material)

1. Age of the patient

a. <30 years – Young (If female - GDM – Yes/No) b. 30-60 years – Middle (If female - Menopause/PCOD/Bone related – Y/N) c. >60 years – Elderly (If female – Severe Bone related – Y/N)

2. Duration of Diabetes

a. Less than 5 years : Newlydetected/LSM/Drug adherence related material
b. More than 5 years : Insulin/Complication related material

3. Is there anyone in the family with Diabetes/Hypertension/Heart disease/Kidney disease?
a. Yes – High risk
b. No – Low Risk

4. Do you know about the Diabetes, what happens and how it occurs?
a. Yes – Minimal Knowledge
b. No/Not Much – No Knowledge

5. Do you know or heard about the Diabetes related complications (Eye/Kidney/Foot/Nerves/Heart) and Do’s & Don’ts that are associated with them?
a. Yes – Minimal Knowledge
b. No/Not Much – No Knowledge

6. Do you have any past history or history of (The below 10 things are important in journey of Diabetes patient)
a. Hypertension b. Abnormal lipid profile. c. CV/Heart problem
d. Renal/Kidney e. Neuropathy/Foot problems f. Retinopathy/Eye problems
g. Smoking h. Alcohol i. Stress/Sleep problems j. Sex problem(optional)
Yes to anyone above – High risk (Pdf of that particular ailment should go)
No – Low risk

7. Do you know about Diet/ Lifestyle Management/treatment adherence and their benefits in Diabetes Management?
a. Yes – Minimal Knowledge
b. No/Not Much – No Knowledge – All related Materials to be tagged to this cohort

8. Do you know about SMBG and its benefits in Diabetes Management?
a. Yes – Minimal Knowledge
b. No/Not Much – No Knowledge – All related Materials to be tagged to this cohort

9. Are you initiated/already on insulin treatment?
a. Yes – Insulin related material/SMS etc should go
b. No – Observe the cohort(Chances of joining Insulin club)

Other way to cohort/segment:

Type of Diabetes Age/Sex Duration of Diabetes Medications Complications Education
T1DM <30 years Newly Detected Orals(mono/dual) No LSM T2DM 30-60 years < 5 years Orals(triple) 1(Eye/Kidney) Hypoglycemia GDM >60 years 5-10 years Orals+Insulin >1(Eye/Kidney/Heart/Foot) SMBG