Global estimates of the prevalence of diabetes for 2010 and 2030.

  title={Global estimates of the prevalence of diabetes for 2010 and 2030.},
  author={Jonathan E Shaw and Richard A. Sicree and Paul Zev Zimmet},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  volume={87 1},
AIM We estimated the number of people worldwide with diabetes for the years 2010 and 2030. METHODS Studies from 91 countries were used to calculate age- and sex-specific diabetes prevalences, which were applied to national population estimates, to determine national diabetes prevalences for all 216 countries for 2010 and 2030. Studies were identified using Medline, and contact with all national and regional International Diabetes Federation offices. Studies were included if diabetes… CONTINUE READING
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