Small area variation in diabetes prevalence in Puerto Rico
Article, Other literature type
Tierney, Edward F.
Burrows, Nilka R.
Barker, Lawrence E.
Beckles, Gloria L.
Boyle, James P.
Cadwell, Betsy L.
Kirtland, Karen A.
Thompson, Theodore J.
- Publisher: Pan American Health Organization
Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública
prevalence | R | RC955-962 | política social | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Diabetes mellitus | Medicine | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Article | Puerto Rico
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the 2009 prevalence of diagnosed diabetes in Puerto Rico among adults ≥ 20 years of age in order to gain a better understanding of its geographic distribution so that policymakers can more efficiently target prevention and control programs. METHOD...