South Asian women with diabetes: Psychosocial challenges and management: Consensus statement
Muthukuda, Dimuthu T.
Widanage, Niranjala Weegoda
Aye, Than Than
Aung, Moe Wint
Anjana, R. M.
- Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism,
(issn: 2230-8210, eissn: 2230-9500)
Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | RC648-665 | RC799-869 | Women with diabetes | Women empowerment | South Asian region | gender disparity | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | social & cultural factors | Endocrinology and Gender | health care access
Diabetes is the ninth leading cause of death in women globally. In South Asians mortality in women with diabetes stands second highest. There is a marked gender discrimination which is faced by women across South Asia esp in access to services and support for diabetes, ...