Effects of adherence to traditional female sex roles on compliance with diabetic regimens: A case history


Journal Article

This article investigates the possible association between adherence to traditional feminine sex roles, poor compliance with treatment for diabetes, and the onset of diabetic retinopathy. The authors present a case study and suggestions for health care professionals and future research in this area.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Van Boemel, GB; Lee, PP

Published Date

  • January 1, 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 93 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 17 - 25

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0145-482X

Citation Source

  • Scopus