Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus II and metabolic syndrome in adult subjects, associated factors and vulnerabilities of the adult diabetic population affiliated to the subsidized system in Bogota, Colombia 2021.

Project: Research/Creation Project

Project Details


Diabetes mellitus is one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide, and is a major contributor to mortality from cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease. Early diagnosis strategies, adequate control associated with physical activity and healthy lifestyles have been shown to prevent the presentation of these outcomes associated with diabetes. In the world and also in Colombia there is a gap of undiagnosed diabetic patients, and therefore untreated and uncontrolled.

Commitments / Obligations

se entregará un informe técnico que incluye el estudio de corte transversal a partir de una muestra aleatoria de la población régimen subsidiado de Bogotá y un reporte de las Entrevistas semiestructuradas que apoyaron la presencia de riesgos específicos de presentar diabetes.
Effective start/end date1/25/221/25/23

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Main Funding Source

  • International


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