Economic burden of Diabetes Mellitus: Data from a secondary healthcare facility in Nigeria
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: WILSON, Erhun (Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): IPINGBEMI, Eduke (Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria)
Background: Diabetes and its complications remain a major health challenge in Nigeria.
Aims: To evaluate the economic burden of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a secondary healthcare facility in lbadan, Nigeria and examine associated complications and co-morbid disorders.
Methods: Two methods of data collection were adopted i.e. a retrospective study.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.