Problem Solving and Diabetes Self-Management

@article{Glasgow2007ProblemSA,
  title={Problem Solving and Diabetes Self-Management},
  author={Russell E. Glasgow and Lawrence Fisher and Marilyn McKean Skaff and Joseph T. Mullan and Deborah J. Toobert},
  journal={Diabetes Care},
  year={2007},
  volume={30},
  pages={33 - 37}
}
OBJECTIVE—Problem solving is a core aspect of effective diabetes and chronic illness self-management, yet there are relatively few objective evaluations of problem-solving skills, especially in large, multiracial samples. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS—A multiracial sample of 506 adults who have type 2 diabetes were assessed on a variety of patient characteristics, self-management behaviors, and biological and psychosocial measures. They also completed the Diabetes Problem-Solving Interview (DPSI… 
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