A qualitative study of problem solving and diabetes control in type 2 diabetes self-management.

@article{HillBriggs2003AQS,
  title={A qualitative study of problem solving and diabetes control in type 2 diabetes self-management.},
  author={Felicia Hill-Briggs and D. C. Cooper and Kimberly E. Loman and Frederick L. Brancati and Lisa A Cooper},
  journal={The Diabetes educator},
  year={2003},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={1018-28}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to explore and compare diabetes-related problem solving in urban African Americans in good and poor diabetes control. METHODS Two focus groups were conducted, one with participants in good diabetes control and one with participants in poor control. Based on a theoretical model, focus group interview questions were designed to elicit responses about 3 aspects of diabetes-related problem solving: (1) problem-solving orientation, (2) problem-solving process… CONTINUE READING