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Predictors, consequences and costs of diabetes-related lower extremity amputation complicating type 2 diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
Aims/hypothesisThe aims of this study were to assess the incidence, predictors, consequences, and inpatient cost of lower extremity amputation (LEA) in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabeticExpand
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Reduced pulmonary function and its associations in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study.
To determine whether diabetes is associated with reduced lung function, we studied 421 Anglo-Celt/European subjects, representing 20.5% of all patients with type 2 diabetes identified in an urbanExpand
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Glycemic exposure is associated with reduced pulmonary function in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study.
OBJECTIVE To examine prospectively the relationship between diabetes, glycemic control, and spirometric measures. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS From a community-based cohort, 495 Europid (i.e., ofExpand
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Effect of a pharmaceutical care program on vascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study.
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of a 12-month pharmaceutical care (PC) program on vascular risk in type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We recruited 198 community-based patients randomizedExpand
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Predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in older people with diabetes
Aims/hypothesisDiabetes is associated with an increased risk of dementia but the reasons for this association are unclear because there are many potential mechanisms. We explored the relativeExpand
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Peripheral arterial disease and risk of cardiac death in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the natural history of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) complicating type 2 diabetes, in particular the influence of PAD on the risk of cardiacExpand
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Determinants of severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle diabetes study.
CONTEXT There are limited published data characterizing severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes. OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to determine the incidence and predictors ofExpand
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Predictors of Cognitive Decline in Older Individuals With Diabetes
OBJECTIVE—The purpose of this study was to determine longitudinal predictors of cognitive decline in older individuals with diabetes who did not have dementia. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS—CognitiveExpand
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A prospective study of depression and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
Aims/hypothesisDepression is associated with excess mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes. We investigated the impact, and possible causal mechanisms, of depression on all-cause and cardiacExpand
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Diabetes education and knowledge in patients with type 2 diabetes from the community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study.
BACKGROUND Diabetic patients obtain knowledge of the condition from a variety of sources. These include education programs and encounters with health-care staff such as during instruction onExpand
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