The prevalence, risk factors, and screening measure for prediabetes and diabetes among Emirati overweight/obese children and adolescents.

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Abstract

The aim of the study was to estimate the prevalence of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes (T2D) among overweight/obese children and adolescents using different diagnostic/screening methods in comparison.

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Authors
  • Elham Al Amiri
  • Mona Abdullatif
  • Abdishakur Abdulle
  • Nibal Al Bitar
  • Elham Zaki Afandi
  • Monira Parish
  • Gassan Darwiche
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  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
Original languageEnglish
Article number1298
JournalBMC Public Health
Volume15
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes