Depression and diabetes: impact of depressive symptoms on adherence, function, and costs.

  title={Depression and diabetes: impact of depressive symptoms on adherence, function, and costs.},
  author={Paul S. Ciechanowski and Wayne J. Katon and Joan E Russo},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  volume={160 21},
BACKGROUND Depression is common among patients with chronic medical illness. We explored the impact of depressive symptoms in primary care patients with diabetes on diabetes self-care, adherence to medication regimens, functioning, and health care costs. METHODS We administered a questionnaire to 367 patients with types 1 and 2 diabetes from 2 health maintenance organization primary care clinics to obtain data on demographics, depressive symptoms, diabetes knowledge, functioning, and diabetes… CONTINUE READING
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