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Publication Name World Journal of Diabetes
Manuscript ID 48461
Country of Manuscript Source Malaysia
Specialty Endocrinology and Metabolism
Manuscript type Observational Study
Article Title Diabetes empowerment scores among type 2 diabetes mellitus patients and its correlated factors: A cross-sectional study in a primary care setting in Malaysia
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Hui Zhu Thew, Siew Mooi Ching and Nurainul Hana Shamsuddin
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Funding Agency Grant Number
University Putra Malaysia GP-IPS/2018/9612600
Correspondence To Siew Mooi Ching, MD, MHSc, Associate Professor, Doctor, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang 43400, Malaysia. sm_ching@upm.edu.my
Keywords Diabetes; Empowerment; Scores; Diabetes Empowerment Scale; Type 2 diabetes; Primary care; Malaysia
Core Tip This study aims to assess the diabetes empowerment scores and its correlated factors among type 2 diabetes patients in a primary care clinic in Malaysia. Median age of the study population was 55 years old, 56% were male and mean duration of diabetes was 4 years. The total median score of the Diabetes Empowerment Scale was 110 (interquartile range = 10). Diabetes empowerment scores were high among type 2 diabetes patients in this study population. The predictors for high empowerment score were those who had above secondary education level, diabetes education exposure, no ischemic heart disease status and lower glycated hemoglobin.
Citation Zhu TH, Mooi CS, Shamsuddin NH. Diabetes empowerment scores among type 2 diabetes mellitus patients and its correlated factors: A cross-sectional study in a primary care setting in Malaysia. World J Diabetes 2019; 10(7):403-413
2019-04-19 02:38
Peer-Review Started
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2019-05-09 00:31
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2019-05-09 02:24
2019-05-22 12:02
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2019-06-10 03:17
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2019-06-11 02:32
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2019-07-15 02:38
ISSN 1948-9358 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Assistant Editor Xiang Li
Science Editor Fang-Fang Ji (Quit in 2019)
Reviewer Code 02446585, 03402733, 02945812, and 03465354
Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
Language Editor
Electronic Editor Jie Wang
Responsible Electronic Editor Jie Wang
Responsible Science Editor Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Full Article (PDF) WJD-10-403.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJD-10-403.docx
Manuscript File 48461-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 48461-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 48461-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 48461-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 48461-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 48461-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Approved Grant Application Form(s) or Funding Agency Copy of any Approval Document(s) 48461-Grant application form(s).pdf
Signed Informed Consent Form(s) or Document(s) 48461-Informed consent statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 48461-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Peer-review Report 48461-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 48461-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 48461-Scientific editor work list.pdf