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Understanding the impacts of age and age at diagnosis on the management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

posted on 2019-12-16, 13:30 authored by NATALIE-AYESHA-PALLEGE NANAYAKKARA
This thesis examines the impact of age and age at diagnosis on the management of type 2 diabetes. It identifies impacts on the development of diabetes complications, self-care practices and mental health of people with diabetes as well as management aspects, including achieving the recommended treatment targets.


Principal supervisor

Sophia Zoungas

Additional supervisor 1

Stephane Heritier

Additional supervisor 2

Andrea Curtis

Year of Award


Department, School or Centre

Public Health and Preventive Medicine


Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type



Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences