Prevalence and risk factors for painful diabetic neuropathy in secondary healthcare in Qatar Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Somatosensory Disorders

abstract

  • PDPN occurs in one-third of type¬†2 diabetes mellitus patients attending secondary care in Qatar, but the majority have not been diagnosed. Arabs are at higher risk for PDPN. Impaired vibration perception, obesity and smoking are associated with PDPN in Qatar.

publication date

  • November 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC6825939

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/jdi.13037

PubMed ID

  • 30860314

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1558

end page

  • 1564

volume

  • 10

number

  • 6