Cardiovascular disease by diabetes status in five ethnic minority groups compared to ethnic Norwegians

@inproceedings{Tran2011CardiovascularDB,
  title={Cardiovascular disease by diabetes status in five ethnic minority groups compared to ethnic Norwegians},
  author={Anh Van Thi Tran and J\or{\'u}nd Straand and Lien My Diep and Haakon Eduard Meyer and K{\aa}re I Birkeland and Anne Karen Jenum},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND The population in Norway has become multi-ethnic due to migration from Asia and Africa over the recent decades. The aim of the present study was to explore differences in the self-reported prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and associated risk factors by diabetes status in five ethnic minority groups compared to ethnic Norwegians. METHODS Pooled data from three population-based cross-sectional studies conducted in Oslo between 2000 and 2002 was used. Of 54,473 invited… CONTINUE READING
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