Dynamic changes in the trends in incidence of type 1 diabetes in children in Hungary (1978-98).

@article{Gyrs2002DynamicCI,
  title={Dynamic changes in the trends in incidence of type 1 diabetes in children in Hungary (1978-98).},
  author={Eva Gy{\"u}r{\"u}s and Anders Green and Christopher C. Patterson and Gyula Solt{\'e}sz},
  journal={Pediatric diabetes},
  year={2002},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={194-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the recent trends in incidence, to analyze the age and geographic distribution, as well as the seasonal pattern of type 1 diabetes in Hungarian children aged 0-14 yr for the period from 1978 to 1998. METHODS Primary ascertainment of cases was by retrospective (1978-88) and by prospective (1989-98) registration using hospital notifications. The level of ascertainment was estimated by the capture-recapture method. The temporal trend was estimated by fitting Poisson… CONTINUE READING