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A cross-sectional assessment of diabetes self-management, education and support needs of Syrian refugee patients living with diabetes in Bekaa Valley Lebanon

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Patients with diabetes require knowledge and skills to self-manage their disease, a challenging aspect of treatment that is difficult to address in humanitarian settings. Due to the lack of literature and experience regarding diabetes self-management, education and support (DSMES) in refugee populations, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) undertook a DSMES survey in a cohort of diabetes patients seen in their primary health care program in Lebanon.Structured interviews were conducted with diabete...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13031-018-0174-9

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0000-0001-7150-6074
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
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Volume:
12
Article number:
40
Publication date:
2018-09-12
Acceptance date:
2018-08-14
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1752-1505
ISSN:
1752-1505
Pmid:
30214472
Language:
English
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pubs:993938
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uuid:f8b525e2-3a63-40bd-a4ff-e3b5771cada1
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pubs:993938
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993938
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2019-04-24

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