The Effects of the Number of Physicians Visited byType 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients on the Rate of Achieving Target Values and Adherence to Medication

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Cemalettin E., Ünlüoğlu İ., Bilge U., Akalın A., Yilmaz H.

KONURALP TIP DERGISI, vol.9, pp.1-6, 2017 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.18521/ktd.296809
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-6
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Aim: The aim of this study is to identify the adherence to antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic medications of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients, and to determine the total number physicians they visited in different healthcare centers for the control and treatment of diabetes, the rate of achieving glycemic and lipid targets and the relationship between these variables.