Hospitalizations and outcomes for diabetic gastroparesis in North Carolina.

  title={Hospitalizations and outcomes for diabetic gastroparesis in North Carolina.},
  author={Ronny Antonio Bell and Kathleen A Jones-Vessey and John H Summerson},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  volume={95 11},
BACKGROUND Population-based data to assess the extent of gastroparesis in the diabetic population are scarce. We examined the demographic and clinical characteristics associated with hospital admissions for diabetic gastroparesis in North Carolina. METHODS Data from the 1998 North Carolina Hospital Discharge database were abstracted from records in which gastroparesis and diabetes mellitus were listed as simultaneous diagnoses. RESULTS There were 1476 discharges meeting our criteria, with… CONTINUE READING


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