This study aimed to determine
Prevalence Of Different Types of Anemia
Sociodemographic factors and etiology of anemia
We performed Retrospective observational study on 200
subjects of age group 18-70. We assessed prevalence rate
of anemia and few parameters such as age, gender, types,
symptoms, severity, comorbidities and prescription
patterns. Data analyzed based on percentages depicted
Iron deficiency prevalence was 54.5%. Age group
between18-35 found to be more anemic irrespective of
gender. Half of the subjects were severe anemic.
The findings strongly suggest that focused education
strategies to be improved on nutritional habits (vitamin
and iron rich food). Awareness over immediate diagnosis
which reduces further consequences of anemia.
Globally anemia is major health problem. Iron
deficiency anemia is one of the most common types of
nutritional anemia. Usually, deficiency of iron develops
gradually and doesn’t have clinically apparent symptoms
until anemia becomes severe
Keywords : Anemia, Prevalence, symptoms, Sociodemographic factors, Prescription patterns.