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Rising prevalence of type 2 diabetes in rural Bangladesh: a population based study.
The aim of the study was to determine the temporal changes in the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and its associated risk factors in a rural population of Bangladesh. A total of 4757 subjectsExpand
Type 2 diabetes in rural and urban population: diverse prevalence and associated risk factors in Bangladesh
Aims  To describe differences in prevalence of Type 2 diabetes mellitus with its associated risk factors between rural and urban populations in Bangladesh. Diagnostic criteria [fasting blood glucoseExpand
Prevalence of type 2 diabetes in urban slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
This cross-sectional study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of type 2 diabetes along with its risk factors in urban slum population of Dhaka, Bangladesh. A random sample of 1555 slum dwellersExpand
Metabolic syndrome in rural Bangladesh: Comparison of newly proposed IDF, modified ATP III and WHO criteria and their agreements
Summary Background The prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) differs in different ethnic populations by using different definitions although the applicability of suitable definition for diagnosis ofExpand
Glucose tolerance in a rural population of Bangladesh
CONTEXT: The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing in the Bangladeshi population. However, there is little information available on the prevalence of glucose intolerance, ie, type 2 diabetes,Expand
Pattern of Electrolyte Imbalance in Hospitalized Diabetic Patients: Experience in a Tertiary Care Hospital
Introduction: Bangladesh Institute of Research and Rehabilitation in Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders (BIRDEM) is the largest specialized hospital in Bangladesh for care of diabeticExpand
Survival of a patient with intestinal anthrax.
A patient with intestinal anthrax, the first documented surviving patient to be described in detail, presented with an acute condition within the abdomen. Intestinal anthrax should be considered inExpand
Effect of Shade on Leaf and Cell Size and Number of Epidermal Cells in Garlic (Allium sativum)
The experiment reported here was carried out to determine the effects of a range of light intensities on the dimensions of fully expanded leaves of garlic, and to relate these to differences in cellExpand
Effect of storage temperature on the initiation and development of garlic cloves (Allium sativum L.)
Abstract The seed cloves of a tropical garlic cultivar (‘Bangladesh Local’) were stored at 5°C (cold-treated) or 20°C (control) for 30 days before planting, and the subsequent effects of storage onExpand
Impaired fasting glucose and impaired glucose tolerance in rural population of Bangladesh.
The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is rapidly rising all over the world at an alarming rate. Over the past 30 years, the increase in prevalence is rising exponentially in South Asian region, dataExpand