Glucose control and fatigue in type 2 diabetes: the mediating roles of diabetes symptoms and distress.

@article{Park2015GlucoseCA,
  title={Glucose control and fatigue in type 2 diabetes: the mediating roles of diabetes symptoms and distress.},
  author={Hanjong Park and Chang Gi Park and Lauretta Quinn and Cynthia Fritschi},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2015},
  volume={71 7},
  pages={1650-60}
}
AIM The purpose of this study was to examine the mediating influence of diabetes health characteristics (diabetes distress, depression symptoms and diabetes symptoms) on the relationship between glucose control and fatigue in adults with type 2 diabetes. BACKGROUND In patients with type 2 diabetes, fatigue is common and can affect diabetes self-management behaviours. Although long thought to result from hyperglycaemia, little evidence supports a relationship between fatigue and glucose… CONTINUE READING