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Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM

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Abu Al-Halaweh, A, Davidovitch, N, Almdal, TP, Cowan, A, Khatib, S, Nasser-Eddin, L & Baradia, Z 2017, 'Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM' Diabetes Research & Metabolic Syndrome, vol. 11 Suppl 2, pp. S783-S787. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsx.2017.05.017

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Abu Al-Halaweh, A., Davidovitch, N., Almdal, T. P., Cowan, A., Khatib, S., Nasser-Eddin, L., & Baradia, Z. (2017). Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM. Diabetes Research & Metabolic Syndrome, 11 Suppl 2, S783-S787. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsx.2017.05.017

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Abu Al-Halaweh, Ahmad ; Davidovitch, Nadav ; Almdal, Thomas Peter ; Cowan, Anna ; Khatib, Samah ; Nasser-Eddin, Lana ; Baradia, Ziad. / Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM. In: Diabetes Research & Metabolic Syndrome. 2017 ; Vol. 11 Suppl 2. pp. S783-S787.

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title = "Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM",
abstract = "AIMS: To assess the prevalence of microvascular and macrovascular complications of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) among Palestinians.METHODS: 1308 diagnosed T2DM attending four main Primary Health Care Clinics on the Southern West Bank of Palestine examined by a Mobile Diabetes Clinic team. All diabetes patients visiting the clinics during a one-month period for each clinic were included. Interviews, anthropometric measurements, physical examination, and laboratory tests: HbA1c, lipid profile, and kidney function tests analyzed in a central laboratory were obtained RESULTS: 1308 diabetes patients, including 839 females (64{\%}), with a mean age of 57 years (SD=8.7), and mean diabetes duration 7.1 years(SD=6.25), participated. 95.3{\%} presented as overweight (BMI >25kg/m2) or obese (BMI>30kg/m2) with mean BMI of 33.46 (SD=5.95). The mean HbA1c (tested in 1221 patients) was 9.21(SD=2). Only 16.1{\%} had HbA1c <7.0{\%}. Hypertension (blood pressure>140/90mmHg) were found in 23{\%}, and dyslipidemia (total cholesterol>200mg/dl) was present in 37.3{\%} of patients. 213(16.3{\%}) had a history of the macrovascular disease (previous myocardial infarction or stroke), and 290 (25.9{\%}) had microvascular complications. Moreover, 40 (4.9{\%}) had advanced kidney disease with serum creatinine>1.4mg/dl.CONCLUSIONS: The present cross-sectional study shows poor glycemic control in Palestine, while blood pressure and lipids are less poorly controlled. The study emphasizes the need to optimize the glucose-lowering treatment and to implement diabetes care program that could face the challenge of high uncontrolled diabetes as well as complications of diabetes.",
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author = "{Abu Al-Halaweh}, Ahmad and Nadav Davidovitch and Almdal, {Thomas Peter} and Anna Cowan and Samah Khatib and Lana Nasser-Eddin and Ziad Baradia",
note = "Copyright {\circledC} 2017 Diabetes India. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.",
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TY - JOUR

T1 - Prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus complications among palestinians with T2DM

AU - Abu Al-Halaweh, Ahmad

AU - Davidovitch, Nadav

AU - Almdal, Thomas Peter

AU - Cowan, Anna

AU - Khatib, Samah

AU - Nasser-Eddin, Lana

AU - Baradia, Ziad

N1 - Copyright © 2017 Diabetes India. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

PY - 2017

Y1 - 2017

N2 - AIMS: To assess the prevalence of microvascular and macrovascular complications of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) among Palestinians.METHODS: 1308 diagnosed T2DM attending four main Primary Health Care Clinics on the Southern West Bank of Palestine examined by a Mobile Diabetes Clinic team. All diabetes patients visiting the clinics during a one-month period for each clinic were included. Interviews, anthropometric measurements, physical examination, and laboratory tests: HbA1c, lipid profile, and kidney function tests analyzed in a central laboratory were obtained RESULTS: 1308 diabetes patients, including 839 females (64%), with a mean age of 57 years (SD=8.7), and mean diabetes duration 7.1 years(SD=6.25), participated. 95.3% presented as overweight (BMI >25kg/m2) or obese (BMI>30kg/m2) with mean BMI of 33.46 (SD=5.95). The mean HbA1c (tested in 1221 patients) was 9.21(SD=2). Only 16.1% had HbA1c <7.0%. Hypertension (blood pressure>140/90mmHg) were found in 23%, and dyslipidemia (total cholesterol>200mg/dl) was present in 37.3% of patients. 213(16.3%) had a history of the macrovascular disease (previous myocardial infarction or stroke), and 290 (25.9%) had microvascular complications. Moreover, 40 (4.9%) had advanced kidney disease with serum creatinine>1.4mg/dl.CONCLUSIONS: The present cross-sectional study shows poor glycemic control in Palestine, while blood pressure and lipids are less poorly controlled. The study emphasizes the need to optimize the glucose-lowering treatment and to implement diabetes care program that could face the challenge of high uncontrolled diabetes as well as complications of diabetes.

AB - AIMS: To assess the prevalence of microvascular and macrovascular complications of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) among Palestinians.METHODS: 1308 diagnosed T2DM attending four main Primary Health Care Clinics on the Southern West Bank of Palestine examined by a Mobile Diabetes Clinic team. All diabetes patients visiting the clinics during a one-month period for each clinic were included. Interviews, anthropometric measurements, physical examination, and laboratory tests: HbA1c, lipid profile, and kidney function tests analyzed in a central laboratory were obtained RESULTS: 1308 diabetes patients, including 839 females (64%), with a mean age of 57 years (SD=8.7), and mean diabetes duration 7.1 years(SD=6.25), participated. 95.3% presented as overweight (BMI >25kg/m2) or obese (BMI>30kg/m2) with mean BMI of 33.46 (SD=5.95). The mean HbA1c (tested in 1221 patients) was 9.21(SD=2). Only 16.1% had HbA1c <7.0%. Hypertension (blood pressure>140/90mmHg) were found in 23%, and dyslipidemia (total cholesterol>200mg/dl) was present in 37.3% of patients. 213(16.3%) had a history of the macrovascular disease (previous myocardial infarction or stroke), and 290 (25.9%) had microvascular complications. Moreover, 40 (4.9%) had advanced kidney disease with serum creatinine>1.4mg/dl.CONCLUSIONS: The present cross-sectional study shows poor glycemic control in Palestine, while blood pressure and lipids are less poorly controlled. The study emphasizes the need to optimize the glucose-lowering treatment and to implement diabetes care program that could face the challenge of high uncontrolled diabetes as well as complications of diabetes.

KW - Journal Article

U2 - 10.1016/j.dsx.2017.05.017

DO - 10.1016/j.dsx.2017.05.017

M3 - Journal article

VL - 11 Suppl 2

SP - S783-S787

JO - Diabetes Research & Metabolic Syndrome

JF - Diabetes Research & Metabolic Syndrome

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