Our understanding of self-care actions can be enhanced by examining both the meanings attached to them and the context in which they take place.
This article discusses patterns of diet-related-self-care in a group of people with insulin-dependent diabetes.
The study, based on a phenomenological perspective, consisted of 91 interviews with 34 people who discussed their everyday experience of living with diabetes.
Individuals' response to the diabetes diet can be characterized on a continum that includes strict adherence to diet to no adherence.
Mots-clés Pascal : Autoévaluation, Alimentation, Régime alimentaire, Diabète, Homme, Bien être physiologique, Endocrinopathie, Autosoin, Observance
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Self evaluation, Feeding, Diet, Diabetes mellitus, Human, Physiological wellbeing, Endocrinopathy
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Code Inist : 002B21E02C. Création : 199406.