High prevalence of diabetes in Adana, a southern province of Turkey


Gokcel A., Ozsahin A., Sezgin N. , Karakose H., Ertorer M., Akbaba M., ...More

DIABETES CARE, vol.26, no.11, pp.3031-3034, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.2337/diacare.26.11.3031
  • Title of Journal : DIABETES CARE
  • Page Numbers: pp.3031-3034

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of diabetes and glucose intolerance and their relationship with risk factors in Adana, a southern province of Turkey, where risk factors are more prominent, probably because of social and economic reasons.