Effect of age, period and birth-cohort on the frequency of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in Sardinian adults.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is an inherited disorder common in Sardinia. In this study, the frequency variation of G6PD-deficiency across age groups and birth cohorts was investigated using Age-Period-Cohort analysis. METHODS Data were collected from the clinical records of 11,252 patients (6975 women, age range 17-94… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/07853890.2017.1390247

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