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OBJECTIVE To determine in Canadian children aged <18 years the 1) incidence of type 2 diabetes, medication-induced diabetes, and monogenic diabetes; 2) clinical features of type 2 diabetes; and 3) coexisting morbidity associated with type 2 diabetes at diagnosis. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This Canadian prospective national surveillance study involved a(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the prevalence of risk factors in children aged <18 years diagnosed with medication-induced diabetes mellitus versus those diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. STUDY DESIGN This retrospective observational study used data from a Canadian prospective surveillance study in which clinical features of new cases of type 2 diabetes (n = 225) and(More)
OBJECTIVE To ascertain the opinions of family physicians about medication adherence in patients with chronic diseases and the role of community pharmacists in improving adherence to chronic medications, as well as their opinions on increased collaboration with pharmacists to enhance medication adherence. DESIGN A self-administered postal survey of 19(More)
OBJECTIVES Childhood type 2 diabetes (T2D) is increasing and may present differently across various populations. This study compares clinical features of T2D at diagnosis in Aboriginal children with Caucasian children and children from other high-risk ethnic groups. PATIENTS AND METHODS This retrospective observational study used data from a Canadian(More)
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by 3 core symptoms: inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.1,2 The presence and severity of these symptoms vary and characterize the 3 subtypes of ADHD: predominantly inattentive (10% to 20%), predominantly hyperactive or impulsive (5% to 10%), and combined inattentive and hyperactive(More)