ERIC Number: EJ660612
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Psychosocial Factors and Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes Diagnosis and Treatment among Older Adults.
Bertera, Elizabeth M.
Health & Social Work, v28 n1 p33-42 Feb 2003
Examines diabetes awareness, diagnosis, and social support-among Mexican Americans, African Americans, other Hispanic people, and white people living in the United States. Mexican Americans were the most likely to have a diagnosis, had the highest mean glucose levels, and, together with white people, were most likely to be classified as unaware. (Contains 47 references and 4 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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