The DOROTHEA programme: health professionals' and participants views

Gauvin, S and Taket, Ann 2007, The DOROTHEA programme: health professionals' and participants views, Diabetes and primary care, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 106-112.

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Title The DOROTHEA programme: health professionals' and participants views
Author(s) Gauvin, S
Taket, AnnORCID iD for Taket, Ann
Journal name Diabetes and primary care
Volume number 9
Issue number 2
Start page 106
End page 112
Publisher S B communications
Place of publication London, England
Publication date 2007-06-22
ISSN 1466-8955
Summary Diabetes On Referral Option To Healthy Exercise for Adults (DOROTHEA) was a 12-month physical activity promotion programme that used motivational based exercise consultations among a population of adults with type 2 diabetes. The programme was piloted in a successful randomised controlled trial within locally-provided diabetes services (Kirk et al, 2004). It proved very successful at increasing physical activity levels and retaining participants. As part of the evaluation study of DOROTHEA, short semi-structured telephone interviews were conducted with a random selection of all those who had.
Language eng
Field of Research 111712 Health Promotion
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2007, SB Communications Group
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