Diabetes and Associated Risk Factors Among Asian American Subgroups in New York City

Abstract

The diabetes burden is disproportionately experienced by minorities in the U.S., particularly diverse Asian American subgroups. National age-adjusted diabetes rates range from4.0%amongKoreans to 14.2% among Asian Indians (1). In New York City (NYC), foreign-born South Asians have an age-adjusted diabetes prevalence nearly twice as high as foreign-born… (More)
DOI: 10.2337/dc12-1252

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@inproceedings{Islam2013DiabetesAA, title={Diabetes and Associated Risk Factors Among Asian American Subgroups in New York City}, author={Nadia Islam and Laura C. Wyatt and Smiti B. Kapadia and Mariano Jose Rey and Chau Trinh-Shevrin and Simona C Kwon}, booktitle={Diabetes care}, year={2013} }