Hospital admissions, emergency department utilisation and patient activation for self-management among people with diabetes.

@article{Begum2011HospitalAE,
  title={Hospital admissions, emergency department utilisation and patient activation for self-management among people with diabetes.},
  author={Nelufa Begum and Maria Donald and Ieva Z Ozolins and J C Dower},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2011},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={260-7}
}
AIMS To assess the relationship between patient activation for self-management and admissions to hospital or attendances at emergency departments among people with diabetes, after controlling for other known associations. METHODS Patients were randomly selected from Australia's National Diabetes Services Scheme and invited to participate in the Living with Diabetes Study, which is a longitudinal survey providing a comprehensive examination of health care utilisation, well-being and disease… CONTINUE READING

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