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Effectiveness of the diabetes education and self management for ongoing and newly diagnosed (DESMOND) programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: cluster randomised controlled trial
Objective To evaluate the effectiveness of a structured group education programme on biomedical, psychosocial, and lifestyle measures in people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes. DesignExpand
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Effectiveness of a diabetes education and self management programme (DESMOND) for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus: three year follow-up of a cluster randomised controlled trial
Objective To measure whether the benefits of a single education and self management structured programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus are sustained at three years. DesignExpand
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Effects of educational and psychosocial interventions for adolescents with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, also known as type 1 diabetes, is a life-threatening condition and is the third most common chronic illness among young people. As a result of minimalExpand
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Adherence to treatment in adolescents with cystic fibrosis: the role of illness perceptions and treatment beliefs.
OBJECTIVES This study was conducted to explore the relationships between illness perceptions, emotional representations, treatment beliefs and reported adherence in adolescents with cystic fibrosisExpand
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The prevalence of co‐morbid depression in adults with Type 1 diabetes: systematic literature review
Aim  To review the literature estimating the cross‐sectional prevalence of clinical depression in adults with Type 1 diabetes.
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Social support and personal models of diabetes in relation to self-care and well-being in adolescents with type I diabetes mellitus ☆
This study set out to examine whether peer support and illness representation mediates the link between family support, self-management and well-being. Seventy-four participants (12–18-years-old)Expand
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Social support and personal models of diabetes as predictors of self-care and well-being: a longitudinal study of adolescents with diabetes.
OBJECTIVES To examine whether peer support and illness representation mediate the link between family support, self-management and well-being. METHOD Fifty-two adolescents (12-18 years old) withExpand
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Personal models of diabetes in relation to self-care, well-being, and glycemic control. A prospective study in adolescence.
OBJECTIVE Personal models of diabetes have been shown to be proximal determinants of self-care behavior in adults with diabetes, both cross-sectionally and prospectively. This study set out to testExpand
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Systematic literature review: quality of life associated with insulin pump use in Type 1 diabetes
Aim  To review systematically the published literature addressing whether continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) provides any quality of life benefits to people with Type 1 diabetes.
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Are family factors universally related to metabolic outcomes in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes?
Aims  To assess the importance of family factors in determining metabolic outcomes in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes in 19 countries.
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