Adherence to insulin treatment in insulin-naive type 2 diabetic patients initiated on different insulin regimens


YAVUZ D. , Ozcan S., Deyneli O.

PATIENT PREFERENCE AND ADHERENCE, vol.9, pp.1225-1231, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.2147/ppa.s87935
  • Title of Journal : PATIENT PREFERENCE AND ADHERENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1225-1231
  • Keywords: type 2 diabetes, insulin treatment adherence, basal-bolus insulin regimen, premixed insulin regimen, PREMIXED INSULIN, GLYCEMIC CONTROL, BASAL-BOLUS, GLOBAL ATTITUDES, OPEN-LABEL, BARRIERS, PERSISTENCE, THERAPY, VIAL/SYRINGE, MEDICATION

Abstract

Objective: We aimed to evaluate adherence to insulin treatment in terms of treatment persistence and daily adherence to insulin injections among insulin-naive type 2 diabetic patients initiating insulin therapy with basal (long acting), basal-bolus, and premixed insulin regimens in a tertiary endocrinology outpatient clinic.