High prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and other metabolic disorders in rural central rajahmundry
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: RAMESH, Alluri (Vishnu Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research,, India)
- Co-author(s): Sanjan, Nakkanti (SBD Institute of Pharmacy, India)
Tanniru, Venkata Narayana (Director,VIKAS INSTITUTE OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, Rajahmundry, India)
Within India, inter-regional disparities in burden of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) are expected because of varying lifestyles and demographic patterns. Hence, to estimate the prevalence of DM and impaired fasting glycaemia (IFG), and to explore the predictors of DM, a study was conducted in rural Rajahmundry.Methods: In 2007, a cross-sectional.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.