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Self-care perspectives of Chinese immigrants with type 2 diabetes living in Victoria, Australia

Yang, Yen 2014, Self-care perspectives of Chinese immigrants with type 2 diabetes living in Victoria, Australia, Ph.D. thesis, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University.

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Title Self-care perspectives of Chinese immigrants with type 2 diabetes living in Victoria, Australia
Author Yang, Yen
Institution Deakin University
School School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D.
Thesis advisor Dunning, TrishaORCID iD for Dunning, Trisha orcid.org/0000-0002-0284-1706
Date submitted 2014-04
Summary  The main finding of the qualitative study is cultural beliefs significantly influenced diabetes self-care. The findings described how Chinese immigrants with diabetes living in Victoria managed diabetes self-care by rebuilding own liveable balance through implementation of several culture-related beliefs, attitudes and strategies to maintain their life balance after they were diagnosed with diabetes.
Language eng
Field of Research 220316 Philosophy of Specific Cultures (incl Comparative Philosophy)
111099 Nursing not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 920104 Diabetes
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30067490

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