Racial and ethnic differences in diabetes mellitus among people with and without psychiatric disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.

@article{Cabassa2011RacialAE,
  title={Racial and ethnic differences in diabetes mellitus among people with and without psychiatric disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.},
  author={Leopoldo J Cabassa and Carlos Blanco and Jorge L{\'o}pez-Castroman and Keng-Han Lin and Shang-Min Lui and Roberto Lewis-Fern{\'a}ndez},
  journal={General hospital psychiatry},
  year={2011},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={107-15}
}
OBJECTIVE This study examined racial/ethnic differences in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus in a nationally representative sample of adults with and without common psychiatric disorders. METHOD Data were drawn from Wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (N=34,653). Logistic regression models adjusting for sociodemographic variables and diabetes risk factors were used to examine racial/ethnic differences in 12-month prevalence rates of diabetes by… CONTINUE READING