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Sugar level modeling among Kelantanese using structure equation techniques: a case study

Mat Yudin, Zainab and Wan Ahmad, Wan Muhamad Amir and Mohd. Noor, Nor Farid and Yaacob, Lili Husniati and Mohd Ibrahim, Mohamad Shafiq and Aleng, Nor Azlida (2018) Sugar level modeling among Kelantanese using structure equation techniques: a case study. JP Journal of Biostatistics, 15 (2 (July-December)). pp. 139-149. ISSN 0973-5143

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Abstract

Sugar control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus is a crucial part of managing the disease to ensure the progress of further complication of the cardiovascular disease. The aim of this case study is to look into the factors which have a relationship with sugar level among our study sample using a structural equation technique. The sugar level was assessed as fasting blood sugar and Hemoglobin A1c. We examined four main factors which consist of physical factor, biochemistryfactor, cholesterol factor and enzyme factor. From this study, we evaluated factors which significantly have a relationship with the sugar level and these factors were uric acid creatinine urea weight BMI, and tryglicerides There were multidirectional effect and relationship between few factors with their underlying items and the fasting blood sugar or Hemoglobin A1c.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 8915/72170
Uncontrolled Keywords: structure equation technique, Amos software, type 2 diabetes mellitus, fasting blood sugar, Hemoglobin A1c
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA276 Mathematical Statistics
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Paediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics & Dental Public Health
Depositing User: Dr Mohamad Shafiq Mohd Ibrahim
Date Deposited: 15 May 2019 14:58
Last Modified: 15 May 2019 14:58
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/72170

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