Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic
disorder which is obtained by absolute or relative
insulin deficiency and impaired insulin function.
Uncontrolled Diabetes Mellitus can lead to various
complications; one of them is macrovascular or
microvascular which can be characterized by increasing
the blood pressure (hypertension). This study aims to
look at the differences of hypertension in the case of
controlled and uncontrolled Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 in
Pirngadi General Hospital Medan. The type of this
research is observational with cross sectional approach.
Samples are 42 people. They are taken from medical
records and the results will be analyzed by doing
univariate and bivariate.
The results showed there is a difference between
the incidence of hypertension in diabetes mellitus type 2
cases are controlled and uncontrolled in Pirngadi
General Hospital Medan Year 2015 where p = 0.0001.
Hopefully this research is useful for the public and the
health institutions and also for the further researcher
Keywords : Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, RSUD Pirngadi