論文

2019年3月26日

The role of illness schemata in self-care behaviors and glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes in Iran

Primary care diabetes
  • Shibayama, Taiga
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  • Tanha, Somayeh
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  • Abe, Yoshiki
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  • Haginoya, Hiromi
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  • Rajab, Asadollah
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  • Hidaka, Kikue

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開始ページ
474
終了ページ
480
記述言語
英語
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研究論文(学術雑誌)
DOI
10.1016/j.pcd.2019.03.002
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ELSEVIER SCI LTD

[AIMS] The diabetes illness perception domains outlined by Leventhal's common-sense model may be weakly associated with hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) and adherence to diabetes self-care behaviors. However, type 2 diabetes patients' illness schemata identified by clustering the illness perception domains remain to be explained. This study aimed to describe type 2 diabetes patients' illness schemata and to examine their association with self-care behaviors and glycemic control in Iran.
[METHODS] A cross-sectional survey was conducted with 200 patients (mean age 59.5±10.3; 70% female) who attended self-management classes at the Iranian Diabetes Society in Tehran. Illness perceptions and self-care behaviors were assessed using the Persian version of the Illness Perception Questionnaire Revised and the Summary of Diabetes Self-Care Activity.
[RESULTS] Three clusters of diabetes illness beliefs were identified: "empowered," "self-condemned," and "powerless." "Empowered" participants adhered most rigorously to general diet, fruit and vegetable intake, and exercise, and had the best glycemic control (HbA1c=7.2%, SD=0.2), followed by "self-condemned" and then "powerless" participants, who had the

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DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pcd.2019.03.002

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