Diabetes-related support, regimen adherence, and health decline among older adults.


UNLABELLED OBJECTIVES. Social support is generally conceptualized as health promoting; however, there is little consensus regarding the mechanisms through which support is protective. Illness support has been proposed to promote regimen adherence and subsequent prevention of health decline. We hypothesize that (a) support for regimen adherence is negatively… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbp050

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