Vascular complications in noninsulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) in Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen.

@article{Bhuripanyo1992VascularCI,
  title={Vascular complications in noninsulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) in Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen.},
  author={P Bhuripanyo and S Graisopa and C Suwanwatana and S Prasertkaew and S Kiatsayompoo and Kiertijai Bhuripanyo and W Wangsai},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={1992},
  volume={75 10},
  pages={570-7}
}
We prospectively conducted a hospital based study to determine the prevalence of vascular complications in NIDDM and their risk factors. Using standard protocol for interviewing, physical examination and laboratory investigations, we studied 207 patients from the diabetic clinic and medical outpatient department (ratio 3.9:1) by systematic sampling. The prevalence of hypertension, coronary heart disease cerebrovascular disease, peripheral and large vessel disease was 22.2, 22.2, 8.2, 21.3 and… CONTINUE READING