Anaemia and type 2 diabetes: implications from a retrospectively studied primary care case series.

@article{Chen2013AnaemiaAT,
  title={Anaemia and type 2 diabetes: implications from a retrospectively studied primary care case series.},
  author={Catherine X R Chen and Yu Cui Li and Stephen L Chan and King Hong Chan},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={214-21}
}
OBJECTIVES. To identify the prevalence of anaemia in Chinese type 2 diabetic patients managed in a primary care setting and to explore its associations with cardiovascular complications and kidney disease. DESIGN. Retrospective case series study. SETTING. General Out-patient Clinic of Hospital Authority, Hong Kong. PATIENTS. Chinese type 2 diabetic patients who had annual assessments between 1 January 2010 and 31 December 2011 were recruited. Their complete blood picture, serum creatinine… CONTINUE READING