Demographic, breast-feeding, and nutritional trends among children with type 1 diabetes mellitus

@inproceedings{Baruah2011DemographicBA,
  title={Demographic, breast-feeding, and nutritional trends among children with type 1 diabetes mellitus},
  author={Manash Pratim Baruah and Ariachery Chinnama Ammini and Madan Lal Khurana},
  booktitle={Indian journal of endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND The pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) requires a genetic predisposition to particular environmental triggers that may activate mechanisms leading to progressive loss of pancreatic beta cells. AIMS We tried to compare the impact of some demographic and environmental factors and breast-feeding on children (aged < 18 years) with recent onset diabetes mellitus (≤1 year) with that on age, sex, and socioeconomic status-matched controls. MATERIAL AND METHODS A total of 43… CONTINUE READING
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