Hypertension, Body Mass Index, and their Associations with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Deli Serdang, North Sumatera
August 29, 2018  //  DOI: 10.26911/theicph.2018.01.44
Suaidah Suaidah, Albiner Siagian, Fazidah Aguslina

Metrics

  • Eye Icon 40 views
  • Download Icon 23 downloads
Metrics Icon 40 views  //  23 downloads
Abstract

Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a major public health problem world-wide. Current global estimates indicate that this condition affects 415 million people and is set to escalate to 642 million by the year 2040. Type 2 DM is a metabolic disease that occurs due to abnormalities in insulin secretion. This study aimed to analyze the associations of hypertension and body mass index with type 2 DM in Deli Serdang, North Sumatera.
Subjects and Methods: This was a case-control study conducted in Deli Serdang, North Sumatera. A sample of 92 patients was selected for this study consisting 46 patients with type 2 DM and 46 patients without type 2 DM. The dependent variable was type 2 DM. The independent variables were hypertension and body mass index. Type 2 DM and hypertension data were obtained from the medical record. The other data were collected by questionnaire. The data were analyzed by multiple logistic regression.
Results: Type 2 DM was associated with hypertension (OR= 3.56; p= 0.004) and BMI ≥25 (OR= 5.66; p<0.001).
Conclusion: Type 2 DM is associated with hypertension and BMI ≥25.

Keywords: type 2 DM, hypertension, body mass index

Full text
Show more arrow
 
More from this conference
Maternal Knowledge, Attitude, and Exclusive Breastfeeding in Labuhanbatu, North Sumatera
Impact of School Policy Implementation on Snack Consumption among Primary School Students in Depok, West Java
🧐  Browse all from this conference

Metrics

  • Eye Icon 40 views
  • Download Icon 23 downloads
Metrics Icon 40 views  //  23 downloads