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Diabetes care provider perceptions on family challenges of pediatric type 1 diabetes
- Redondo, Maria J., Callender, Chishinga S., Gonynor, Caroline, Cantu, Dora, Cullen, Karen W., Anderson, Barbara, Thompson, Debbe
- Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2017 v.129 pp. 203-205
- disease control, family counseling, family relations, health care workers, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, perceptions (cognitive), youth
- Pediatric healthcare providers’ perspectives on barriers to diabetes self-management among youth with type 1 diabetes and strategies to overcome them were explored qualitatively. Family conflict about diabetes care was viewed as a common problem, addressable by behavioral interventions to improve communication and promote family teamwork in diabetes management responsibilities.