Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and diabetic retinopathy in Filipino vs Caucasian Americans: A retrospective cross-sectional epidemiologic study of two convenience samples Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • European Continental Ancestry Group

abstract

  • Filipino Americans may have a higher prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and diabetic retinopathy than Caucasian Americans. Among those with type 2 diabetes, however, Filipino Americans were not found to be more likely to show manifestations of diabetic retinopathy than Caucasian Americans.

publication date

  • September 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 23140077

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 459

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 22

number

  • 4