Inequalities and factors associated with adherence to diabetes self-care practices amongst patients at two public hospitals in Gauteng, South Africa

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Original languageEnglish
Article number15
Number of pages10
JournalBMC Endocrine Disorders
Volume20
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jan 2020

JEL classifications

  • i14 - Health and Inequality

Keywords

  • Adherence
  • Article
  • Determinants
  • Diabetes
  • Inequalities
  • Self-care behaviours
  • South Africa
  • adult
  • age distribution
  • clinical practice
  • controlled study
  • cross-sectional study
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dietary compliance
  • dietary pattern
  • exercise
  • female
  • food frequency questionnaire
  • glycemic control
  • health care facility
  • health care quality
  • health education
  • human
  • insulin
  • major clinical study
  • male
  • medication compliance
  • middle aged
  • oral antidiabetic agent
  • patient compliance
  • physical activity
  • public hospital
  • quality of life
  • self care
  • self monitoring
  • sex difference
  • smoking
  • smoking cessation
  • social status
  • unemployment
  • young adult
  • MEDICATION
  • BLOOD-GLUCOSE
  • MANAGEMENT
  • URBAN
  • ADULTS
  • FOOD VARIETY
  • MELLITUS

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