Evidence for a persistent, major excess in all cause admissions to hospital in children with type-1 diabetes: results from a large Welsh national matched community cohort study

OBJECTIVES To estimate the excess in admissions associated with type1 diabetes in childhood. DESIGN Matched-cohort study using anonymously linked hospital admission data. SETTING Brecon Group Register of new cases of childhood diabetes in Wales linked to hospital admissions data within the Secure Anonymised Information Linkage Databank. POPULATION… CONTINUE READING