Table 1

Study measures



3 months

6 months

9 months

12 months

Questionnaire measures:

Illness perceptions questionnaire [26]

Well-being questionnaire 12-item [25]

Beliefs about medicines questionnaire

Medication Adherence Report scale

Beliefs about physical activity and eating +

Beliefs about blood glucose monitoring +

Beliefs about using a blood glucose monitor+

Occupation and social class

Physiological measures


Blood pressure

Weight, height

Total and HDL cholesterol


Use of medical services

Costs of medication

Costs of delivering intervention

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