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Martes 7 / agosto / 2012

Missed Opportunities for Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetes, Hypertension, and Hypercholesterolemia in a Mexican American Population, Cameron County Hispanic Cohort, 2003–2008

Filed under: investigaciones — Mario Hernández Cueto — agosto 7th, 2012 — 9:47

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Missed Opportunities for Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetes, Hypertension, and Hypercholesterolemia in a Mexican American Population, Cameron County Hispanic Cohort, 2003–2008

InvestigacionesPor: Susan P. Fisher-Hoch, MD; Kristina P. Vatcheva; Susan T. Laing, MD; M. Monir Hossain, PhD; M. Hossein Rahbar, PhD; Craig L. Hanis, PhD; H. Shelton Brown III, PhD; Anne R. Rentfro, RN, PhD; Belinda M. Reininger, DrPH y Joseph B. McCormick, MD.  Prev Chronic Dis 2012;9:110298.

Diabetes, hypertension, and hypercholesterolemia are common chronic diseases among Hispanics, a group projected to comprise 30% of the US population by 2050. Mexican Americans are the largest ethnically distinct subgroup among Hispanics. We assessed the prevalence of and risk factors for undiagnosed and untreated diabetes, hypertension, and hypercholesterolemia among Mexican Americans in Cameron County, Texas.

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