Risk of Developing Diabetes Among Refugees and Immigrants: A Longitudinal Analysis

@article{Berkowitz2016RiskOD,
  title={Risk of Developing Diabetes Among Refugees and Immigrants: A Longitudinal Analysis},
  author={S. Berkowitz and Gabriel E. Fabreau and S. Raghavan and Katherine Kentoffio and Y. Chang and W. He and S. Atlas and Sanja Percac-Lima},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2016},
  volume={41},
  pages={1274-1281}
}
To determine the difference in risk of developing diabetes for refugees, immigrants, and American-born participants living in the same communities, and to explore potential mediators of that difference. Retrospective longitudinal cohort from January 1, 2003 and December 31, 2013. Refugees aged ≥18 years were matched in a 1:3 ratio by age, gender, and date of care initiation to (1) Spanish-speaking non-refugee immigrants, and (2) English-speaking controls receiving care in the same community… Expand
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