Knowledge and beliefs regarding type 2 diabetes mellitus in rural Mexico.

@article{Valenzuela2003KnowledgeAB,
  title={Knowledge and beliefs regarding type 2 diabetes mellitus in rural Mexico.},
  author={Glenn A Valenzuela and Joel E Mata and Adeunice S Mata and Christine Gabali and Ernesto Gaona and David Thom and S Lebaron},
  journal={Ethnicity & health},
  year={2003},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={353-60}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) in a rural area of Mexico in order to explore their knowledge and beliefs regarding diabetes. DESIGN A pilot study was conducted in a rural town in Morelos, Mexico. Adults over the age of 40 were invited to participate in a screening program for DM, and those who had been previously… CONTINUE READING