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Journal of Environmental and Public Health
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 1709807, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/1709807
Research Article

Quality of Care of Patients with Diabetes in Primary Health Services in Southeast Brazil

Postgraduate Program in Brazilian Health, School of Medicine, Federal University of Juiz de Fora, Avenida Eugênio do Nascimento, s/n, Bairro Dom Bosco, 36.038-330 Juiz de Fora, MG, Brazil

Correspondence should be addressed to Christiane Chaves Augusto Leite Simão; moc.liamtoh@onircodne.enaitsirhc

Received 16 December 2016; Revised 2 August 2017; Accepted 16 August 2017; Published 10 October 2017

Academic Editor: David Strogatz

Copyright © 2017 Christiane Chaves Augusto Leite Simão et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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