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Leif Groop

Leif Groop

Principal investigator

Leif Groop

Ethnicity is an independent risk indicator when estimating diabetes risk with FINDRISC scores: A cross sectional study comparing immigrants from the Middle East and native Swedes.

Author

  • Louise Bennet
  • Leif Groop
  • Ulf Lindblad
  • Carl-David Agardh
  • Paul Franks

Summary, in English

This study sought to compare type 2 diabetes (T2D) risk indicators in Iraqi immigrants with those in ethnic Swedes living in southern Sweden.

Department/s

  • Family Medicine and Community Medicine
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmö
  • Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence of Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2014

Language

English

Pages

231-238

Publication/Series

Primary Care Diabetes

Volume

8

Issue

3

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Elsevier

Topic

  • Endocrinology and Diabetes

Status

Published

Project

  • The MEDIM project

Research group

  • Family Medicine and Community Medicine
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1878-0210