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The Brody School of Medicine
Diabetes Clinical Research


Health Sciences Campus


 
 
 




<h1>Patient Demographics</h1>
  • Of the 1.3 million people in regional area, 7% have diabetes
  • Current clinical population of approximately 4400 includes Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics, gestational diabetics, children, and adolescents
  • Evaluate 10-12 new patients with diabetes per week
  • North Carolina exceeds the average for the United States as a whole in the prevalence of diabetes