Diabetes incidence in children of different nationalities: an epidemiological approach to the pathogenesis of diabetes

@article{Neu2001DiabetesII,
  title={Diabetes incidence in children of different nationalities: an epidemiological approach to the pathogenesis of diabetes},
  author={Andreas Neu and Andre Manfred Willasch and Stefan Ehehalt and Michael Kehrer and Regine Hub and Michael B. Ranke},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={44},
  pages={B21-B26}
}
Incidence studies of children with Type I (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus and different ethnic backgrounds are known to provide important insights into the pathogenesis of the disease. For this reason, we compared the incidence rate in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, of children who were not of German descent with that of German children as well as with the reported incidence rates pertaining to the countries of origin of the children who were not of German descent. Our study was based on the… CONTINUE READING