Diabetes in Vietnam.

  title={Diabetes in Vietnam.},
  author={Nguyen Thy Khue},
  journal={Annals of global health},
  volume={81 6},
BACKGROUND The prevalence for diabetes, prediabetes, and gestational diabetes in Vietnam are low relative to other parts of the world, but they are increasing at alarming rates. These changes have occurred in the setting of economic and cultural transitions. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to provide relevant information depicting the diabetes burden in Vietnam. METHODS Literature was reviewed using PubMed and local Vietnamese sources, including papers published in the Vietnamese… CONTINUE READING