A Reterospective Study to Asses the Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus among Patient with Chronic Liver Disease at a Selected Hospital in Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu

  • S.A. Joshi Preethi1, N. Janagiraman1, Mrs.Rathiga2
Keywords: Diabetes mellitus, chronic liver disease.

Abstract

A Retrospective study was conducted to assess the prevalence of type 2DM among chronic liver disease in
a selected hospital at Kelambakkam, Tamil Nadu. The objectives were to assess the prevalence of type 2DM
among patient with chronic liver disease by collecting the data from the medical records of the patients and
to find the association between type 2 diabetes mellitus with the selected demographic variables among
patient with chronic liver disease. The literature review was done and organised under various aspects on
studies related to prevalence of type 2DM among patients with CLD. The research approach used for the
study was quantitative approach and the design was non- experimental retrospective design, 50 samples
were participated in the study by using convenient sampling technique. Demographic variables are assessed
by using the statistical measurement and prevalence of type 2DM among patient with chronic liver disease.
The level significance selected was p<0.05 level. The collected data was tabulated and analysed by using
inferential statistics. The study showed that there is significant association between type 2DM with selected
demographic variable.

Author Biography

S.A. Joshi Preethi1, N. Janagiraman1, Mrs.Rathiga2

1B.Sc. (Nursing) IIIrd Year Students, 2M.Sc. (Nursing), Professor, Medical-Surgical Nursing Department,
Chettinad College of Nursing, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Kelambakkam,
Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu

Published
2020-05-22
How to Cite
S.A. Joshi Preethi1, N. Janagiraman1, Mrs.Rathiga2. (2020). A Reterospective Study to Asses the Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus among Patient with Chronic Liver Disease at a Selected Hospital in Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu. Medico Legal Update, 20(2), 173-176. Retrieved from http://ijop.net/index.php/mlu/article/view/1091