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ea0049ep613 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2017

The insulin delivery system and its impact on quality of life and on psychopathological symptomatology

Pereira Miguel , Neves Celestino , Esteves Cesar , Oliveira Sofia , Arteiro Cristina , Coelho Rui , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: In chronic diseases a good psychological and behavioral adaptation is essential. Concerning diabetes the Insulin Delivery System (IDS) adopted tend to be an important factor of adaptation, global satisfaction and, above all, quality of life (QoL).Objectives: To analyze the QoL and IDS satisfaction and its relationship with psychopathological symptomatology in patients on continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) therapy.<p class="...

ea0056p510 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2018

Psychopathological determinants of enhanced quality of life in continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion therapy

Pereira Miguel , Goncalves Ana , Neves Celestino , Oliveira Sofia , Esteves Cesar , Arteiro Cristina , Costa Anabela , Redondo Carmo , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: Scientific progress allowed an evolution on the therapeutic of diabetes mellitus. Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion therapy (CSII) is one good example, but, beside patients motivation little is known about other psychological factors of success in this therapeutic and how they contribute to quality of life (QoL).Objectives: Determining some psychopathological predictors of CSII satisfaction and QoL improvement in patients on CSII the...