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Patients' perspective on self-management : Type 2 diabetes in daily life. / Van Smoorenburg, Astrid N.; Hertroijs, Dorijn F.L.; Dekkers, Tessa; Elissen, Arianne M.J.; Melles, Marijke.

In: BMC Health Services Research, Vol. 19, 605, 2019.

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Van Smoorenburg, AN, Hertroijs, DFL, Dekkers, T, Elissen, AMJ & Melles, M 2019, 'Patients' perspective on self-management: Type 2 diabetes in daily life', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 19, 605. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4384-7

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Van Smoorenburg, A. N., Hertroijs, D. F. L., Dekkers, T., Elissen, A. M. J., & Melles, M. (2019). Patients' perspective on self-management: Type 2 diabetes in daily life. BMC Health Services Research, 19, [605]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4384-7

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Van Smoorenburg AN, Hertroijs DFL, Dekkers T, Elissen AMJ, Melles M. Patients' perspective on self-management: Type 2 diabetes in daily life. BMC Health Services Research. 2019;19. 605. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4384-7

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Van Smoorenburg, Astrid N. ; Hertroijs, Dorijn F.L. ; Dekkers, Tessa ; Elissen, Arianne M.J. ; Melles, Marijke. / Patients' perspective on self-management : Type 2 diabetes in daily life. In: BMC Health Services Research. 2019 ; Vol. 19.

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abstract = "Background: The number of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients and related treatment costs are rapidly increasing. Consequentially, more cost-effective and efficient strategies for the treatment of T2DM are needed. One such strategy is improving patients' self-management. As patients are more and more expected to self-manage their disease, it is important to provide them with suitable self-management support. This way, success of self-management will increase and complications and related costs of T2DM can be reduced. Currently, self-management support is developed mainly from the perspective of health professionals and caregivers, rather than patients. This research focused on gaining a better understanding of patients' perspectives on self-management and support. Methods: Semi-structured interviews, preceded by preparatory assignments, were conducted with ten patients with T2DM treated in Dutch primary care. Results: We found that patients experience 'active' self-management when recently diagnosed. As time progresses and no problems occur, patients do not experience their disease-related behaviour as self-management. Diabetes has 'just' become part of their daily life, now including new routines taking diabetes into account. Conclusions: With this knowledge, support solutions can be designed and implemented that better fit the needs, preferences and abilities of patients with T2DM.",
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