Ethnic inequalities in health : why is the prevalence of type 2 diabetes higher among South Asian immigrants?

Master thesis English OPEN
Mako, Robsan Sayo;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus. Fakultet for samfunnsfag
  • Subject: South Asian immigrants | Socioeconomic position | :Medisinske Fag: 700::Helsefag: 800 [VDP] | VDP::Medisinske Fag: 700::Helsefag: 800 | VDP::Medisinske Fag: 700::Klinisk medisinske fag: 750 | Ethnic inequalities | Migration | :Medisinske Fag: 700::Klinisk medisinske fag: 750 [VDP] | VDP::Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Sosialantropologi: 250 | Health | Diabetes mellitus | :Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Sosialantropologi: 250 [VDP]

Master in International Social Welfare and Health Policy Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is a major public health problem with the burden of the disease distributed unevenly. The prevalence of the disease is higher among South Asian immigrants in comparison to the pr... View more
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