Increasing prevalence of type 2 diabetes in a Scottish population: effect of increasing incidence or decreasing mortality?

J. M. M. Evans, K. N. Barnett, S. A. Ogston, A. D. Morris

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    Abstract

    We examined incidence, prevalence and mortality from type 2 diabetes mellitus in a Scottish population over 12 years, and evaluated the effects on prevalence of increasing incidence and decreasing mortality.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)729-732
    Number of pages4
    JournalDiabetologia
    Volume50
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2007

    Keywords

    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Aged
    • Aged, 80 and over
    • Child
    • Child, Preschool
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
    • Female
    • Humans
    • Infant
    • Infant, Newborn
    • Male
    • Middle Aged
    • Poisson Distribution
    • Prevalence
    • Registries
    • Regression Analysis
    • Scotland

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