Obesity is associated with several medical conditions and leads to a reduced quality of life and increased risks of morbidity and mortality. The prevalence of obesity among adult surgical patients in Tobago is high with females having a significantly higher percentage than males.
Objective: To estimate the prevalence of obesity among adult surgical patients in Tobago.
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The most common co-morbidities associated with acute myocardial infarction in Tobago are dyslipidaemia, hypertension and diabetes mellitus. End Stage Renal Failure, smoking and cocaine use follow closely behind.
Objectives: The goal of this study is to identify co-morbidities associated with acute myocardial infarction in Tobago.