Knowledge, self-help and socioeconomic factors in South Asian and Caucasian diabetic patients

@article{Pardhan2004KnowledgeSA,
  title={Knowledge, self-help and socioeconomic factors in South Asian and Caucasian diabetic patients},
  author={Shahina Pardhan and Ishtiak Mahomed},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={509-513}
}
AbstractAims We carried out a survey of important nonclinical issues including awareness and self-management of diabetes on a group of South Asian and Caucasian patients attending diabetic clinics within a set period.Methods A structured questionnaire examined various issues including demographics, perceived knowledge and awareness of diabetes, perceived self-help/support, and psycho-social factors. A total of 500 patients (268 South Asians and 232 Caucasian) took part.Results Univariate… CONTINUE READING