Buddhist group therapy for diabetes patients with depressive symptoms.

@article{Rungreangkulkij2011BuddhistGT,
  title={Buddhist group therapy for diabetes patients with depressive symptoms.},
  author={Somporn Rungreangkulkij and Wiwat Wongtakee and Sawitta Thongyot},
  journal={Archives of psychiatric nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={195-205}
}
The objective of this study was to assess the effect of Buddhist group therapy on patients with type 2 diabetes who had depressive symptoms. A quasi-experimental design study using a control group with matching technique was conducted. After informed consent was obtained, the "Nine questions for assessing depressive disorder symptom" (Isan language) was used to determine the patient's condition. A total of 62 patients with type 2 diabetes who had depressive symptoms were assigned to either the… CONTINUE READING