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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
Publishing year: 2014
Language: English
Pages: 231-238
Publication/Series: Primary Care Diabetes
Volume: 8
Issue: 3
Document type: Journal article
Publisher: Elsevier

Abstract english

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

Keywords

  • Endocrinology and Diabetes

Other

Published
  • Family Medicine and Community Medicine
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology
  • ISSN: 1878-0210
Paul Franks
E-mail: paul [dot] franks [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

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