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Language matters. Addressing the use of language in the care of people with diabetes: position statement of the English Advisory Group

Abstract:

The language used by healthcare professionals can have a profound impact on how people living with diabetes, and those who care for them, experience their condition and feel about living with it day-to-day. At its best, good use of language, both verbal and written, can lower anxiety, build confidence, educate and help to improve self-care. Conversely, poor communication can be stigmatizing, hurtful and undermining of self-care and can have a detrimental effect on clinical outcomes. The langu...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/dme.13705

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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Diabetic Medicine Journal website
Volume:
35
Issue:
12
Pages:
1630-1634
Publication date:
2018-06-11
Acceptance date:
2018-06-07
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EISSN:
1464-5491
ISSN:
0742-3071
Pmid:
29888553
Source identifiers:
857590
Language:
English
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2019-07-17

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