Risk factors of impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes in Yaoundé, Cameroon: a cross sectional study

@inproceedings{Kufe2015RiskFO,
  title={Risk factors of impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes in Yaound{\'e}, Cameroon: a cross sectional study},
  author={Clement Kufe and Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch and Fezeu Leopold and Felix Assah and George Ngufor and George Mbeh and Vivian Nchanchou Mbanya and Jean Claude Mbanya},
  booktitle={BMC Public Health},
  year={2015}
}
BackgroundThe prevalence of diabetes is increasing worldwide, particularly in low and middle income countries, where treatment and control are often unavailable and inaccessible. Information on risk factors at local and regional levels is of utmost importance for tailored prevention programmes to curb the rise in diabetes.The current study was undertaken to investigate the prevalence of Impaired Fasting Glucose (IFG)/Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) and its risk factors in the adult population in Biyem… CONTINUE READING

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