Journal article

Associations between economic hardship and markers of self-management in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - Australia

Adrienne O'Neil, Emily D Williams, Jessica L Browne, Rob Horne, Frans Pouwer, Jane Speight

AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH | WILEY | Published : 2014

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)


Awarded by Diabetes UK


Awarded by National Institute for Health Research


Funding Acknowledgements

The Diabetes MILES - Australia 2011 Survey was funded by a National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) Strategic Development Grant. The NDSS is an initiative of the Australia Government administered by Diabetes Australia. NDSS funding supported the part-time employment of JB as well as the conduct of the data collection (including distribution, return and scanning of postal surveys; the development of the online survey). In addition, Diabetes MILES - Australia received an unrestricted educational grant from sanofi aventis to support the development of the study website. AO is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Career Fellowship (#1052865). EDW is supported by a Diabetes UK Moffat Travelling Fellowship. JB and JS are supported by core funding to the ACBRD from Diabetes Australia - Vic and Deakin University. We thank all study participants, Diabetes Australia - Vic mailroom co-ordinators and volunteers and acknowledge the Diabetes MILES - Australia Reference Group for their advice throughout the study. The authors also thank Laura Nicholls for assistance with manuscript preparation.