Qual Life Res 2021 Apr 10. Epub 2021 Apr 10.
Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA.
Purpose: Little is known about the association of psychosocial factors with health-related quality of life (HRQoL) among American Indians with type 2 diabetes (T2D). This study described functional social support, emotional support, coping, resilience, post-traumatic stress disorder, and HRQoL, among American Indians by diabetes status and, among those with diabetes, examined the association of these factors with HRQoL.
Methods: Using data from the Cherokee Nation Health Survey collected between 2017 and 2019, we evaluated differences in each measure of interest according to diabetes status, using t-test and Chi-squared tests of association. Read More