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Prevalence and comorbidity of diabetes mellitus among non-institutionalized older adults in Germany - results of the national telephone health interview survey ‘German Health Update (GEDA)’ 2009

Yong Du, Christin Heidemann, Antje Gößwald, Patrick Schmich and Christa Scheidt-Nave*

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Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Division of Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, General-Pape-Str. 62-66, D-12101, Berlin, Germany

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:166  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-166

Published: 23 February 2013

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National Telephone Health Interview Survey ‘German Health Update (GEDA)’ 2009 – Unweighted and weighted distribution of demographic characteristics as percentages in comparison with German census data.

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National Telephone Health Interview Survey ‘German Health Update (GEDA)’ 2009 – Sex and age specific unweighted and weighted distribution of educational attainment (ISCED classification) as percentages in comparison with German census data.

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National Telephone Health Interview Survey ‘German Health Update (GEDA)’ 2009 – Sex and age specific unweighted and weighted prevalence of obesity (body mass index > =30 kg/m2) and current smoking among persons 50 years of age and older in comparison with German census data.

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