Article

Prevalence and awareness of diabetes in Guinea: findings from a WHO STEPS

DOI: 10.1080/16089677.2017.1366091
Author(s): Naby M. BaldeDepartment of Endocrinology, Guinea, Alioune CamaraDepartment of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Guinea, Alpha A DialloNational Program for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases, Ministry of Public Health, Guinea, Amadou KakeDepartment of Endocrinology, Guinea, Alpha M DialloDepartment of Endocrinology, Guinea, Mandiou DiakiteCentral Laboratory, Guinea, Cherif BahNational Directorate of Statistics, Guinea, Moussa KoneWorld Health Organization, Guinea

Abstract

Aims: The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of diabetes, and to assess its awareness and related risk factors among adult Guineans.

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