Epidemiologic analysis of diabetic patients on chronic dialysis.

  title={Epidemiologic analysis of diabetic patients on chronic dialysis.},
  author={Hiroki Sunagawa and Kunitoshi Iseki and Keizo Nishime and Hajime Uehara and Shigeki Toma and Kozen Kinjo and Koshiro Fukiyama},
  volume={74 2},
We retrospectively surveyed all of the available medical records of 404 (191 females and 213 males) chronic dialysis patients, of whom 16 (4%) had insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) and 388 (96%) non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). The patients were among 2,214 dialysis patients in Okinawa, Japan, of whom 443 were diabetic. The patients entered a large population-based dialysis registry. The mean duration from the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus (DM) to dialysis was 181.6… CONTINUE READING

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