Higher prevalence of elevated albumin excretion in youth with type 2 than type 1 diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study.

@article{Maahs2007HigherPO,
  title={Higher prevalence of elevated albumin excretion in youth with type 2 than type 1 diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study.},
  author={David M. Maahs and Beverly M. Snively and Ronny Antonio Bell and Lawrence M. Dolan and Irl B. Hirsch and Giuseppina Imperatore and Barbara Linder and Santica M. Marcovina and Elizabeth J. Mayer-Davis and David J. Pettitt and Beatriz L. Rodr{\'i}guez and Dana M Dabelea},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2007},
  volume={30 10},
  pages={2593-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence of an elevated albumin-to-creatinine ratio (ACR) (> or = 30 microg/mg) among youth with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and to identify factors associated with elevated ACR and their effect on the relationship between elevated ACR and type of diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Cross-sectional data were analyzed from 3,259 participants with onset of diabetes at < 20 years of age in the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth, a multicenter observational study of diabetes… CONTINUE READING