Document Detail

Macrovascular complications and their associated risk factors in type 2 diabetic patients in Sana'a city, Yemen.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21469567     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
A cross-sectional survey in Sana'a city, Yemen, aimed to determine the prevalence of preventable macrovascular complications and their association with glycaemic control and other risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). Some features of macrovascular disease were found in 79 (25.4%) of the 311 patients: 17.8% had coronary heart disease, 9.1% had peripheral vascular disease and 5.8% had cerebrovascular disease. Significant positive associations were found between coronary heart disease and age, duration of DM, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure and insulin treatment. Peripheral vascular disease was associated with male sex, age, duration of DM and current tobacco smoking. Cerebrovascular disease was associated with systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure and insulin treatment.
A Al-Khawlani; Z A Atef; A Al-Ansi
Related Documents :
2957547 - Intracranial flow patterns at increasing intracranial pressure.
9186367 - Participation of paraventricular nucleus of hypothalamus in central regulation of penil...
18671637 - Effect of intracranial pressure on the diameter of the optic nerve sheath.
15025597 - Effect of remifentanil on intracranial pressure and cerebral blood flow velocity in pat...
9817707 - Positive end-expiratory pressure improves gas exchange and pulmonary mechanics during p...
12434307 - The safety and efficacy of timolol 0.5% in xanthan gum versus timolol gel forming solut...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de santé de la Méditerranée orientale = al-Majallah al-ṣiḥḥīyah li-sharq al-mutawassiṭ     Volume:  16     ISSN:  1020-3397     ISO Abbreviation:  East. Mediterr. Health J.     Publication Date:  2010 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-07     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9608387     Medline TA:  East Mediterr Health J     Country:  Egypt    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  851-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sano'a, Al-Thawra Teaching Hospital, Sona'a, Yemen.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Epidemiological, clinical and laboratory profile of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in ...
Next Document:  Nutrition knowledge, beliefs and dietary habits among elderly people in Nizwa, Oman: implications fo...