Assessing Fitness to Drive

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3.2 General assessment and management guidelines

General management of diabetes in relation to fitness to drive is summarised in Figure 10. Note, for the purpose of the diabetes standard, appropriate specialist means an endocrinologist or consultant physician specialising in diabetes. For general guidance on diabetes management refer to relevant best practice guidelines (e.g. Royal Australasian College of General Practitioners’ General practice management of type 2 diabetes 2014–15 7 National Health and Medical Research Council National evidence based clinical care guidelines for type 1 diabetes for children, adolescents and adults 8).