Clinical Profile of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus at a Tertiary Care Hospital

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Title Clinical Profile of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus at a Tertiary Care Hospital
 
Creator Tanveer Ahmed
 
Subject Diabetes mellitus
FBS
PPBS
 
Description Background: Diabetes mellitus is described as a group of metabolic disorders of multiple etiology characterized by chronic hyperglycemia associated with disturbances of carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism due to absolute or relative deficiency of insulin secretion and/or action. Diabetes mellitus is associated with significant long term sequels, particularly damage or dysfunction of various organs especially kidneys, eyes, nerves, heart and blood vessels. Subjects and Methods: A pre-structured and pre-tested proforma was used to collect the data. Informed consent was taken from all cases and control subjects. Base line data including age and sex, detailed medical history including conventional risk factors, clinical examinations and relevant investigations were included as part of the methodology. Results: The mean serum FBS level among cases was 146.94±54.99 mg % as compared to 86.71±9.71 mg % among controls. There was highly significant difference in serum FBS levels among cases and controls. Conclusion: The mean serum PPBS level among cases was 244.26±96.47 mg % as compared to 111.96±8.85 mg % among controls. There was highly significant difference in serum PPBS levels among cases and controls.
 
Publisher Dr Sanket Hiware, College of Medicine and Health Science, DireDawa University, Ethiopia.
 
Date 2019-11-07
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://aijournals.com/index.php/ajm/article/view/1071
10.21276/ajm.2019.2.2.10
 
Source Academia Journal of Medicine; Vol 2 No 2 (2019): July - December 2019; 32-35
2663-8290
2663-8282
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://aijournals.com/index.php/ajm/article/view/1071/778
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 Academia Journal of Medicine
 

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