Table 1 : Diabetes risk perception subscales and score ranges.


Diabetes risk perception subscales Score ranges Low risk range

Perception of control over diabetes 1-4 1-2.99
Diabetes-related worry 1-4 1-2.99
Optimistic bias 1-4 1-2.99
Perception of the risk related to the patient’s disease 1-5 1-2.99
Diabetes risk knowledge 0-5 0-3
Environment risk perception 1-4 1-2.49
Composite risk perception 1-4 1-2.49

Gianinazzi et al.Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical Metabolism  2017 6:1DOI : 10.7243/2050-0866-6-1