High Prevalence of Diabetes Among Indo-Guyanese Adults, Schenectady, New York

@inproceedings{Hosler2013HighPO,
  title={High Prevalence of Diabetes Among Indo-Guyanese Adults, Schenectady, New York},
  author={Akiko Sugimoto Hosler and David S. Pratt and Kathryn A. Sen and Erin M. Buckenmeyer and Alexander Simao and Ephraim E. Back and Sanghamitra S Savadatti and Jennifer L. Kahn and Glynnis S. Hunt},
  booktitle={Preventing chronic disease},
  year={2013}
}
INTRODUCTION The Indo-Guyanese population is the largest immigrant minority population in Schenectady, New York. A clinic-based study in Schenectady and surveillance reports from Guyana found high diabetes prevalence and mortality among Guyanese of Indian descent. No community-based study has focused on diabetes among Indo-Guyanese immigrants in the United States. We sought information on the prevalence of diabetes and its complications in Indo-Guyanese adults in Schenectady and compared it… CONTINUE READING

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