Stumbling blocks: patients’ lived-experience of insulin therapy for type 2 diabetes management
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHAI, Jim (University Of Nottingham, School of Pharmacy, Semenyih, Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Anderson, Claire (University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Wong, Kok Thong (University Of Nottingham, Semenyih, Malaysia)
Hussein, Zanariah (Putrajaya Hospital, Putrajaya, Malaysia)
Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a progressive disease, due to its nature, insulin therapy can significantly reduce morbidity and mortality if introduced to suitable patients at an early stage, or aggressively enough to achieve their glycaemic control. This study targeted T2DM patients in Malaysia; exploring their experiences of using insulin,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.