A longitudinal qualitative study examining the factors impacting on the ability of persons with T1DM to assimilate the Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating (DAFNE) principles into daily living and how these factors change over time

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p672
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to factors that impact type 1 diabetes patients' ability to assimilate the Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating (DAFNE) DAFNE principles in Ireland. It states that interviews of people who attended DAFNE were conducted. It highlights that factors which influenced DAFNE into daily life were motivation, embedded knowledge and continued responsive support.


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