Living with Diabetes in Spain

  • ID: 2737816
  • September 2013
  • Region: Spain
  • 113 Pages
  • Research Partnership
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In-depth analysis of a large online study amongst 500 patients with Type 2 diabetes, unveiling patients' attitudes, feelings, treatment programmes and needs for coping with diabetes, and includes a full patient segmentation. The study follows on from our original research published in 2009 and provides a current picture of patient attitudes and needs.

This report separates out the findings for the Spanish market from the overall global study. The report is updated at the time of order which can take up to 10 business days.

Stage 1 of the study is complete in 5EU markets and is available to buy. We are giving interested parties the chance to input into Stages 2 and 3 of the research.

STAGE 1: Online Patient Study
A quantitative study amongst an international sample of patients with Type 2 Diabetes in the EU, US and emerging markets. A segmentation analysis will be carried out in established markets to include attitudinal statements around treatment, doctor interaction, diet and exercise and compliance. The study includes coverage of oral and injected products, plus BGMs.

STAGE 2: Moderated Online Research Community
Conducted in order to investigate more READ MORE >

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1. Living with Diabetes: The T2D Patient

Life as a diabetic
- Demographic information
- Attitudes to aspects of living with diabetes
- Awareness of conditions linked to diabetes
- Approach to health and wellbeing

2. Diagnosis and management

- Feelings towards diabetes at diagnosis and feeling now
- Symptoms which prompted to seek medical attention

Impact of diabetes on day-to-day activities
- Impact of T2D on various activities
- Percentage of patients who felt their diabetes had a LARGE impact on each activity

Success in managing diabetes
- Success in self-management of diabetes

Interaction with the doctor
- Attitudes to the interaction with the

treating physician
- Percentage of patients who currently follow their Drs advice
Attitudes and perceptions of friends and family

- How diabetes is perceived by friends and family

Blood glucose monitoring
- Usage and frequency of BGM
- Attitudes towards BGM
- Doctor involvement of BGM

3. Treatment

Current treatment
- Treatments received for T2D
- Breakdown by type of OAD –
Quantity of different types currently taking
- Satisfaction with current treatment

Insulin injection
- Level of anxiety when first using insulin
- Attitudes towards injecting insulin
- Time taken to feel comfortable with insulin injection
- Usage and satisfaction with insulin treatments

Future treatment
- Feelings towards future
improvements in the management of T2D

Controlling diabetes
- Motivators to controlling diabetes
- Awareness of linked conditions and extent of concern

Further associated health issues
- Concern about further potential health problems
- The extent to which the patient is worried about each health issue

4. Segmentation
Patient segmentation
- Description of segmentation process

- Pen portraits of segments
- Segments' attitudes towards T2D
- Segments' behaviour towards diabetes treatment

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