Differentiating symptoms of depression from diabetes-specific distress: relationships with self-care in type 2 diabetes

@article{Gonzlez2008DifferentiatingSO,
  title={Differentiating symptoms of depression from diabetes-specific distress: relationships with self-care in type 2 diabetes},
  author={J. S. Gonz{\'a}lez and Linda M. Delahanty and Steven A. Safren and James B. Meigs and Richard W. Grant},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={51},
  pages={1822-1825}
}
The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between depressive symptoms and diabetes-specific distress and the independent relationships of each of these factors with diabetes self-care. We expected that symptoms of depression would be associated with poorer diabetes self-care, independent of diabetes-specific distress. We surveyed 848 primary care patients with type 2 diabetes using the Harvard Department of Psychiatry/National Depression Screening Day Scale (HANDS), Problem Areas in… CONTINUE READING
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