Diabetes Mellitus among City Policemen in Nagpur: A Cross Sectional Study
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
www.ijsr.net | Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed International Journal

ISSN: 2319-7064


Amazon Sale


Research Paper | Medicine Science | India | Volume 8 Issue 3, March 2019

Diabetes Mellitus among City Policemen in Nagpur: A Cross Sectional Study

Sandip Zurmure, Shilpa Lanjewar, Uday Narlawar

Introduction - India is slowly and steadily acquiring the status of the global chronic disease capital. By 2025, India will have the dubious distinction of having 70 million diabetics, 213 million hypertensives. Material and Methods This cross-sectional study was conducted among police personnel. - The data collection was done between August 2016 and August 2017. Permission was obtained from institutional ethical committee and from the Commissioner of police. The study included 3 police stations in the city as per convenience. All eligible policemen selected randomly and examined till sample size met. Results Prevalence of diabetes mellitus was 03.00 %. Prevalence of diabetes mellitus among males was 03.29 %. Prevalence of diabetes mellitus among females was 02.09 %. Few police persons had impaired glucose tolerance i.e. 15 (07.50 %) and few had impaired fasting glucose i.e. 05 (02.50 %). Conclusion - High prevalence of overweight, obesity and also central obesity was found which is alarming. Prevalence of diabetes mellitus was 3 % but prevalence of IGT was high (7.5 %) with IFG prevalence of 2.5 %.

Keywords: diabetes mellitus, policemen, Nagpur

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 3, March 2019

Pages: 1233 - 1236

Share this Article

How to Cite this Article?

Sandip Zurmure, Shilpa Lanjewar, Uday Narlawar, "Diabetes Mellitus among City Policemen in Nagpur: A Cross Sectional Study", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20196336, Volume 8 Issue 3, March 2019, 1233 - 1236

96 PDF Views | 67 PDF Downloads

Download Article PDF


Amazon Sale


Similar Articles with Keyword 'diabetes mellitus'

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Albania, Volume 4 Issue 3, March 2015

Pages: 2210 - 2212

Risk Factors in Heart Attack

Edi Smajlaj, Sabit Brokaj

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Iraq, Volume 3 Issue 12, December 2014

Pages: 1998 - 2003

Drug Adherence among Diabetic and Hypertensive Patients in Association with Demographic and Healthy Behavior

Jamal Kareem Shakor, MPH, Saleem Saaed Qader, MBChB, MD, MSc, MPH, PhD

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014

Pages: 1955 - 1958

Suction Drain Tip Cultures and Predictors of Surgical Site Infections in Hip Fractures

Dr. Joji Krishnan, Dr. Harshan K. H, Meera Shenoy.T

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 12, December 2014

Pages: 2377 - 2382

Inflammatory Biomarkers (Il-18, Hs-Crp) and Serum Lipids: A Novel Approach to Screen Early Diabetic Nephropathy

Dr. Yeshavanth G, Dr. Sachin Bongale

Share this Article

Case Studies, Medicine Science, India, Volume 4 Issue 4, April 2015

Pages: 2497 - 2499

The Great Masquerader Complete Heart Block (CHB) With Crusader Hyperkalemia in an Elderly: The Lessons to Reckon

Raghava Sharma, Arjun R

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'policemen'

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 5, May 2014

Pages: 213 - 219

Effectiveness of Demonstration Regarding Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation on Knowledge and Practice among Policemen

Prafulla A. Salunkhe, Regina A. Dias

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 8 Issue 3, March 2019

Pages: 1233 - 1236

Diabetes Mellitus among City Policemen in Nagpur: A Cross Sectional Study

Sandip Zurmure, Shilpa Lanjewar, Uday Narlawar

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Nagpur'

Case Studies, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 8, August 2014

Pages: 1728 - 1730

A Case Report of Failure of Ascent of Left Kidney with Non-Rotation

Dr. Suchitra Somkuwar, Dr. Abhilasha Wahane, Dr. Charulata Satpute

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 11, November 2017

Pages: 406 - 408

Assessment of Ventilation and Diffusion Studies of Flour Mill Workers in Nagpur Urban

Pankaj Pande, N V Mishra

Share this Article

Review Papers, Medicine Science, Saudi Arabia, Volume 4 Issue 9, September 2015

Pages: 345 - 348

Epidemiology of Male Mouth Cancer in India

Krishnakumar K, Soumya V. P.

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 8 Issue 3, March 2019

Pages: 1233 - 1236

Diabetes Mellitus among City Policemen in Nagpur: A Cross Sectional Study

Sandip Zurmure, Shilpa Lanjewar, Uday Narlawar

Share this Article

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017

Pages: 719 - 724

Study of Palmar Dermatoglyphics in Hypertension

Dr. Mohtashim Ahmad, Dr. D. S. Pimpalkar

Share this Article
Top