hrp0095p1-261 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022

Parental stress in children with type 1 diabetes from different socioeconomic backgrounds

Levy-Khademi Floris , Heifetz Eliyahu , Avnon-Ziv Carmit , Auerbach Adi , Birnbaum Hanna

Background: Type 1 diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in childhood. Parents of children with type 1 diabetes are significantly involved in the treatment, rendering them vulnerable to parental stress. Psychological difficulties experienced by the parents may have adverse effects on disease management and the child's psychological and somatic health.Objectives: To assess parental stress and factors in...