Having Diabetes in a Middle-Income Country

  • Diego Carrion Alvarez University of Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.
  • Nallely Alejandra Obregon Perales University of Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.
Keywords: Diabetes, Low- and Middle-Income country

Author Biographies

Diego Carrion Alvarez, University of Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.

Medical Student (5th year)

Nallely Alejandra Obregon Perales, University of Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico.

Medical student (5th year)

References

Meza R, Barrientos-Gutierrez T, Rojas-Martinez R, Reynoso-Noverón N, Palacio-Mejia LS, Lazcano-Ponce E, et al. Burden of type 2 diabetes in Mexico: past, current and future prevalence and incidence rates. Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:445-50.

Arredondo A, Azar A, Recamán AL. Diabetes, a global public health challenge with a high epidemiological and economic burden on health systems in Latin America. Glob Public Health. 2018 Jul;13(7):780-787.

Gaman MA, Dobrica EC, Pascu EG, Cozma MA, Epingeac ME, Gaman AM, et al. Cardio metabolic risk factors for atrial fibrillation in type 2 diabetes mellitus: Focus on hypertension, metabolic syndrome and obesity. J Mind Med Sci. 2019;6(1):157-161.

Stevens CD, Schriger DL, Raffetto B, Davis AC, Zingmond D, Roby DH. Geographic Clustering Of Diabetic Lower-Extremity Amputations In Low-Income Regions Of California. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014 Aug;33(8):1383-90.

Dobrica EC, Gaman MA, Cozma MA, Bratu OG, Pantea Stoian A, Diaconu CC. Polypharmacy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Insights from an Internal Medicine Department. Medicina (Kaunas). 2019 Aug 3;55(8). pii: E436.

Davies MJ, D’Alessio DA, Fradkin J, Kernan WN, Mathieu C, Mingrone G, et al. Management of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes, 2018. A consensus report by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the european association for the study of diabetes (EASD). Diabetes Care. 2018 Dec;41(12):2669-2701.

Published
2019-12-17
How to Cite
Carrion Alvarez, D., & Obregon Perales, N. A. (2019). Having Diabetes in a Middle-Income Country . International Journal of Medical Students, 7(3), 97-99. https://doi.org/10.5195/ijms.2019.423
Section
Experience