Development of an unsupportive social interaction scale for patients with diabetes

Orna Baron-Epel, Anthony David Heymann, Nurit Friedman, Giora Kaplan
  • Patient Preference and Adherence, July 2015, Dove Medical Press
  • DOI: 10.2147/ppa.s83403

Unsupportive social interactions and social support in Diabetics

What is it about?

The paper suggests a new tool for measuring negative social interactions

Why is it important?

these negative social interactions may prevent individuals from taking care of themselves

Perspectives

Professor anthony david heymann
univesity of Tel Aviv

It is important to raise these issues with patients who seem unable to control their diabetes

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/ppa.s83403

The following have contributed to this page: Professor Orna Baron-Epel, Professor anthony david heymann, and Dr Giora Kaplan