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The Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in a Wisconsin Hmong Patient Population.

@article{Thao2015ThePO,
  title={The Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in a Wisconsin Hmong Patient Population.},
  author={Kevin K Thao and Brian G. Arndt and A. Tandias and L. Hanrahan},
  journal={WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin},
  year={2015},
  volume={114 5},
  pages={
          190-5
        }
}
PURPOSE Wisconsin's largest Asian population, the Hmong, may be at high risk for type 2 diabetes. However, there are few population-based studies investigating the prevalence of diabetes in this population. This study compared the prevalence of diabetes between Hmong and non-Hispanic white patients of the University of Wisconsin departments of family medicine, pediatrics, and internal medicine clinics. METHODS The study utilized data from the University of Wisconsin Electronic Health Record… Expand
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