TITLE

Cardiovascular disease by diabetes status in five ethnic minority groups compared to ethnic Norwegians

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p554
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study exploring differences in the self-reported prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and associated risk factors by diabetes status in five ethnic minority groups in Norway compared to ethnic Norwegians. The study found that ethnic differences in the prevalence of CVD were prominent for individuals who were not diabetics.
ACCESSION #
65249378

 

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