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Receptiveness and resistance: perceptions of insulin use in type 2 diabetes

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posted on 2016-09-01, 00:00 authored by Elizabeth Holmes-TruscottElizabeth Holmes-Truscott
The aim of this thesis was to investigate attitudes to insulin therapy among Australian adults with type 2 diabetes. Using a mixed methods approach, this research identified barriers and facilitators of insulin initiation, ongoing use, and intensification, as well as factors associated with resistance or receptiveness to insulin therapy.

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Pagination

xx, 422 pages : tables

Open access

  • Yes

Material type

thesis

Resource type

thesis

Language

eng

Degree type

Research doctorate

Degree name

PhD

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The author. All Rights Reserved.

Editor/Contributor(s)

J Speight, L Ricciardelli

Faculty

Faculty of Health

School

School of Psychology