Prevalence, diagnosis, and management of diabetes mellitus among older Chinese: results from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study

@article{Zhao2015PrevalenceDA,
  title={Prevalence, diagnosis, and management of diabetes mellitus among older Chinese: results from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study},
  author={Yaohui Zhao and Eileen Crimmins and Peifeng Hu and Yang Shen and James Patrick Smith and John Strauss and Yafeng Wang and Yuan Zhang},
  journal={International Journal of Public Health},
  year={2015},
  volume={61},
  pages={347-356}
}
To estimate prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM), success in diagnosing, and methods of diabetes management in China. China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study, a representative survey of the Chinese population at least 45 years old, is used to estimate diabetes and prediabetes prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment and their associations with residence, socioe-conomic, and demographic factors. Almost 60 % of middle-aged and elderly Chinese have prediabetes or diabetes in 2011–2012. DM… CONTINUE READING
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