Prevalence and risk factors for peripheral artery disease in an Asian population with diabetes mellitus.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We describe the prevalence and risk factors for PAD in Asian Malays with diabetes. A population-based study of 3,280 (78.7% response) Malay persons aged 40-80 years in Singapore was conducted. ABI was measured in all participants with a history of diabetes (N=634). PAD was defined to be present if ABI

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Tavintharan, S; Ning Cheung, ; Su Chi Lim, ; Tay, W; Shankar, A; Shyong Tai, E; Wong, TY

Published Date

  • April 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 6 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 80 - 86

PubMed ID

  • 20368197

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1752-8984

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/1479164109336043


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England