Does family cohesiveness and parental alexithymia predict glycaemic control in children and adolescents with diabetes?

@article{Meunier2008DoesFC,
  title={Does family cohesiveness and parental alexithymia predict glycaemic control in children and adolescents with diabetes?},
  author={J Meunier and Harry R Dorchy and Olivier Luminet},
  journal={Diabetes & metabolism},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={473-81}
}
AIM Several studies indicate that family functioning and parental expressiveness can influence children's glycaemic control. However, previous studies have had contradictory findings. Furthermore, no previous work has simultaneously explored the mother's and father's perception of family cohesiveness together with maternal and paternal alexithymia in relation to a child's diabetic control. In this study, we examined whether the parental perception of family cohesion and the parents' degree of… CONTINUE READING