Research Platform  |   July 2017
Diabetes and Low Socioeconomic Status: A Comprehensive Assessment Project to Identify New Targets for Primary Care
Author Affiliations
  • Colorado State University
Article Information
Diabetes / Health Services Research and Education
Research Platform   |   July 2017
Diabetes and Low Socioeconomic Status: A Comprehensive Assessment Project to Identify New Targets for Primary Care
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510169p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP402B
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510169p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP402B
Abstract

Date Presented 4/1/2017

The usual diabetes self-management focus on diet, exercise, and medication is often ineffective for people who are economically marginalized. This study provides data about such people’s occupational and psychosocial status, which may impact their ability to self-manage diabetes.

Primary Author and Speaker: Matt Malcolm

Contributing Authors: Tara Klinedinst, Tracy Nelson