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Peripheral arterial disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in South India: The urban vs rural divide
Background and Aims: Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a marker for macrovascular disease and a risk factor for lower limb amputations, in patients with diabetes. The extent and impact of PAD inExpand
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Osteoporotic hip fractures in low-income group population, hospital based case control study from India
Context: Osteoporosis is a public health problem in India with high incidence of fractures. Aim: The aim of the study w to know the profile of bone parameters and its factors associated with hipExpand
Original Article: Clinical profile of geriatric patients in medical wards at a rural tertiary care hospital in South India
Background: Health problems associated with ageing are multiple and sparse data are available on this topic from India. Methods: We carried out an observational study in 200 of geriatric patientsExpand
INDIAN DIABETIC RISK SCORE(IDRS) AS A SCREENING TOOL FOR DIAGNOSING NON ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE (NAFLD) IN RURAL NON DIABETIC POPULATION
Objective : To determine whether IDRS can be used as a screening tool to identify NAFLD in rural non diabetic individuals. Methods : Non diabetic, outpatients and inpatients of PES Institute ofExpand