Journal of Data Mining in Genomics & Proteomics

Journal of Data Mining in Genomics & Proteomics
Open Access

ISSN: 2153-0602

Anna Abramczyk

Anna Abramczyk
Faculty of Medicine,

  • Research Article
    The Family Knowledge about the Disease and Complications Risk among Diabetic Patients-in Poland
    Author(s): Anna AbramczykAnna Abramczyk

    Taking care of diabetic patients involves a family which is perceived as an environment, whose support is a factor that best forecasts implementation of required recommendations for diabetes care. The ability of family to support patients’ effort can improve diabetes care results. The aim of this work is to indicate how family knowledge about the disease diversifies a medical condition and complications risk among diabetic patients. Research has been carried out within the scope of NCSR grant no. 6P05D02320, under the leadership of the work’s author, among 1366 families/ caregivers of diabetic patients randomly chosen from 61 primary healthcare centres in Poland. For the purpose of this work, the research has been carried out based on: anonymous questionnaires among patients’ families/caregivers, analysis of medical records. Results: The majority of families supporti.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2153-0602.1000142

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