Psychosocial issues act as barriers to self management of type 1 diabetes and have to be tackled in order to help reduce admissions for diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), Victorian researchers say. According to a retrospective study at the Alfred Hospital, people hospitalised with DKA, and especially those with more than one admission, had relatively high rates ...
Psychosocial support needed to prevent DKA
By Mardi Chapman
7 May 2020