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For diabetes patients aged 55 and older, medical nutrition therapy was found to reduce the use of hospital services by 9.5% and physicians services by 23.5%.
Sheils J, Rubin R, Stapleton D. The Estimated Costs and Savings of Medical Nutrition Therapy: The Medicare population. J Am Diet Assoc. 1999; 99(4): 428-35. https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0002-8223(99)00105-4