Bidirectional association between ESRD dialysis and diabetes: National cohort study

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BACKGROUND Diabetes is associated with development of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) dialysis, but it is not clear whether ESRD dialysis is a risk factor for new-onset diabetes (NODM). METHODS Using the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database, we designed two cohort studies to determine the association between dialysis and diabetes. Analysis 1… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173785

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