Impact of Socioeconomic Status on Lipid Profile in Type 2 Diabetic Patients: An Observational Study

Authors

  • Dalia Biswas1 , Prerna Agarwal2 , Mousumi Debnath3

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijop.v8i4.1699

Keywords:

: Socioeconomic status, Lipid profile, Type 2 Diabetic patients.

Abstract

Introduction: Socioeconomic status, whether assessed by income, education, or occupation, is linked to a
wide range of health problems, including low birthweight, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, arthritis,
diabetes, and cancer.
Method: This wasa observational study. 62 patients were included in the study group of research study. The
key outcome measures were BMI, Blood Glucose Fasting & Postmeal and total lipid profile.
Result: In our study we evaluated the lipid profile in relation to socio-economic status and found that low
socioeconomic status(SES) affects the most, followed by middle SES and lastly the least affection is of
higher SES.
Conclusion: Our data showed that higher income and higher education inversely affects lipid profile in
diabetic patients.

Author Biography

Dalia Biswas1 , Prerna Agarwal2 , Mousumi Debnath3

1
Prof & Head, Dept of Physiology, JNMC, Wardha, 2Asst. Prof, Dept of Physiology, JNMC, Wardha, 3Asst. Prof.
Department of Neurosciences, Dr. G.D. Pol Foundation, YMT, college of Physiotherapy, Khar Ghar, Navi Mumbai

Published

2020-10-10

How to Cite

Dalia Biswas1 , Prerna Agarwal2 , Mousumi Debnath3. (2020). Impact of Socioeconomic Status on Lipid Profile in Type 2 Diabetic Patients: An Observational Study. International Journal of Physiology, 8(4), 5-10. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijop.v8i4.1699