The Burden of Undiagnosed Diabetes Mellitus in Adult African Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{Asmelash2019TheBO,
  title={The Burden of Undiagnosed Diabetes Mellitus in Adult African Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Daniel Asmelash and Yemane Asmelash},
  booktitle={Journal of diabetes research},
  year={2019}
}
Background The prevalence of diabetes is rapidly increasing in Africa. Type two diabetes may remain undetected for many years, leading to severe complications and healthcare costs. This underlines the importance of understanding the magnitude of undiagnosed diabetes in different populations of Africa. This study is intended to summarize and pool the results of community-based studies to provide a continental level estimate of the undiagnosed diabetes mellitus. Methods We searched MEDLINE… CONTINUE READING

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