The meaning of insulin to Hispanic immigrants with type 2 diabetes and their families.

@article{Hu2012TheMO,
  title={The meaning of insulin to Hispanic immigrants with type 2 diabetes and their families.},
  author={Jie Hu and Karen A Amirehsani and Debra C Wallace and Susan A Letvak},
  journal={The Diabetes educator},
  year={2012},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={263-70}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to explore the meaning of insulin among a sample of Hispanic immigrants with type 2 diabetes and their family members/significant others. METHOD Forty-three Hispanics with type 2 diabetes and their family members/significant others were recruited in the southeastern United States for a family-based intervention study on diabetes self-management. Focus groups were conducted in which participants with diabetes and family members were asked to describe their… CONTINUE READING
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