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Correlates of physician trust among rural older adults with diabetes

TitleCorrelates of physician trust among rural older adults with diabetes
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsBell, RA, Arcury, TA, Ip, E, Grzywacz, JG, Nguyen, H, Kirk, JK, Saldana, S, Quandt, SA
JournalAm J Health BehavAm J Health Behav
Date PublishedSep
ISBN Number1945-7359 (Electronic)<br/>1087-3244 (Linking)
Accession Number23985289
KeywordsAfrican Americans/psychology, Age Factors, Aged, Diabetes Mellitus/ psychology, Disease Management, European Continental Ancestry Group/psychology, Female, Health Status, Humans, Indians, North American/psychology, Male, Middle Aged, Patient Compliance/psychology, Physician-Patient Relations, Rural Population, Sex Factors, Trust
AbstractOBJECTIVES: To examine the demographic, health and diabetes management correlates of physician trust in a rural, multiethnic population with diabetes. METHODS: 563 older (>/= 60 years) African American, American Indian and White adults completed in-home surveys, including the 11-item General Trust in Physicians Scale. RESULTS: Higher trust scores were seen among: older (>75) participants (p
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