Participants' experiences of intensifying insulin therapy during the Treating to Target in Type 2 Diabetes (4-T) trial: qualitative interview study.

@article{Jenkins2011ParticipantsEO,
  title={Participants' experiences of intensifying insulin therapy during the Treating to Target in Type 2 Diabetes (4-T) trial: qualitative interview study.},
  author={Nicholas A Jenkins and Nina Hallowell and Andrew D. Farmer and Rury R Holman and Julia Lawton},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={28 5},
  pages={
          543-8
        }
}
AIM To explore participants' experiences of intensifying insulin therapy during the Treating to Target in Type 2 Diabetes (4-T) trial. METHODS In-depth interviews were conducted with 41 trial participants who had had their insulin therapy intensified during this trial. Data were analysed using an inductive, thematic approach. RESULTS The vast majority of participants were receptive towards intensifying treatment. Whilst some were happy simply to follow health professionals' recommendations… CONTINUE READING
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