Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?

This study aimed to examine the control of cardiovascular risk factors among the ethnic groups with type 2 diabetes in Malaysia. The authors analyzed the data of 70 092 adults from the Malaysian diabetes registry database. Malays had the worst achievement of target for most of the risk factors. Indi...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Lee, Ping Yein, Cheong, Ai Theng, Ahmad, Zaiton, Ismail, Mastura, Chew, Boon How, Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina, Bujang, Mohamad Adam, Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi, Haniff, Jamaiyah, Taher, Sri Wahyu
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Sage Publications 2013
Online Access:http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/29633/1/Does%20ethnicity%20contribute%20to%20the%20control%20of%20cardiovascular%20risk%20factors%20among%20patients%20with%20type%202%20diabetes.pdf
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
id oai:psasir.upm.edu.my:29633
record_format eprints
spelling oai:psasir.upm.edu.my:29633 http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/29633/ Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes? Lee, Ping Yein Cheong, Ai Theng Ahmad, Zaiton Ismail, Mastura Chew, Boon How Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina Bujang, Mohamad Adam Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi Haniff, Jamaiyah Taher, Sri Wahyu This study aimed to examine the control of cardiovascular risk factors among the ethnic groups with type 2 diabetes in Malaysia. The authors analyzed the data of 70 092 adults from the Malaysian diabetes registry database. Malays had the worst achievement of target for most of the risk factors. Indians had poor achievement of control for waist circumference (odds ratio [OR] = 0.6, 95% confidence interval [CI] = 0.6-0.7) and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (OR = 0.5, 95% CI = 0.4-0.5). As compared with the Malays, the Chinese had a better achievement of target control for the risk factors, including the following: body mass index (OR = 1.3, 95% CI = 1.2-1.4), blood pressure (OR = 1.3, 95% CI = 1.3-1.4), total cholesterol (OR = 1.7, 95% CI = 1.6-1.8), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (OR = 1.7, 95% CI = 1.6-1.8), glycated hemoglobin A1c (OR = 1.4, 95% CI = 1.3-1.4) and fasting blood glucose (OR = 1.4, 95% CI = 1.3-1.5). Ethnicity, sociocultural factors, and psychobehavioral factors should be addressed in designing and management strategies for the control of cardiovascular risk factors among type 2 diabetes patients. Sage Publications 2013-07 Article PeerReviewed application/pdf en http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/29633/1/Does%20ethnicity%20contribute%20to%20the%20control%20of%20cardiovascular%20risk%20factors%20among%20patients%20with%20type%202%20diabetes.pdf Lee, Ping Yein and Cheong, Ai Theng and Ahmad, Zaiton and Ismail, Mastura and Chew, Boon How and Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina and Bujang, Mohamad Adam and Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi and Haniff, Jamaiyah and Taher, Sri Wahyu (2013) Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes? Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 25 (4). pp. 316-325. ISSN 1010-5395; ESSN: 1941-2479 https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1010539511430521 10.1177/1010539511430521
institution UPM IR
collection UPM IR
language English
description This study aimed to examine the control of cardiovascular risk factors among the ethnic groups with type 2 diabetes in Malaysia. The authors analyzed the data of 70 092 adults from the Malaysian diabetes registry database. Malays had the worst achievement of target for most of the risk factors. Indians had poor achievement of control for waist circumference (odds ratio [OR] = 0.6, 95% confidence interval [CI] = 0.6-0.7) and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (OR = 0.5, 95% CI = 0.4-0.5). As compared with the Malays, the Chinese had a better achievement of target control for the risk factors, including the following: body mass index (OR = 1.3, 95% CI = 1.2-1.4), blood pressure (OR = 1.3, 95% CI = 1.3-1.4), total cholesterol (OR = 1.7, 95% CI = 1.6-1.8), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (OR = 1.7, 95% CI = 1.6-1.8), glycated hemoglobin A1c (OR = 1.4, 95% CI = 1.3-1.4) and fasting blood glucose (OR = 1.4, 95% CI = 1.3-1.5). Ethnicity, sociocultural factors, and psychobehavioral factors should be addressed in designing and management strategies for the control of cardiovascular risk factors among type 2 diabetes patients.
format Article
author Lee, Ping Yein
Cheong, Ai Theng
Ahmad, Zaiton
Ismail, Mastura
Chew, Boon How
Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina
Bujang, Mohamad Adam
Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi
Haniff, Jamaiyah
Taher, Sri Wahyu
spellingShingle Lee, Ping Yein
Cheong, Ai Theng
Ahmad, Zaiton
Ismail, Mastura
Chew, Boon How
Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina
Bujang, Mohamad Adam
Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi
Haniff, Jamaiyah
Taher, Sri Wahyu
Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
author_facet Lee, Ping Yein
Cheong, Ai Theng
Ahmad, Zaiton
Ismail, Mastura
Chew, Boon How
Shariff Ghazali, Sazlina
Bujang, Mohamad Adam
Syed Abdul Rahman, Syed Alwi
Haniff, Jamaiyah
Taher, Sri Wahyu
author_sort Lee, Ping Yein
title Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
title_short Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
title_full Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
title_fullStr Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
title_full_unstemmed Does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
title_sort does ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
publisher Sage Publications
publishDate 2013
url http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/29633/1/Does%20ethnicity%20contribute%20to%20the%20control%20of%20cardiovascular%20risk%20factors%20among%20patients%20with%20type%202%20diabetes.pdf
_version_ 1782720484374216704
score 12.935284