Impact on mortality and incidence of end-stage renal disease of education and treatment at a diabetes center among patients with type 1 diabetes: comparison of two subgroups in the Japanese DERI cohort.

@article{Uchigata2004ImpactOM,
  title={Impact on mortality and incidence of end-stage renal disease of education and treatment at a diabetes center among patients with type 1 diabetes: comparison of two subgroups in the Japanese DERI cohort.},
  author={Yasuko Uchigata and Keiko Asao and Masato Matsushima and Akiko Sato and Hiroki Yokoyama and Toshika Otani and Tadasu Kasahara and Hiroko Takaike and Maki Okudaira and Junnosuke Miura and Hitomi Takada and Kazuko Muto and Mari Osawa and Nobuo Matsuura and Hiroshi Maruyama and Yasuhiko Iwamoto},
  journal={Journal of diabetes and its complications},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={155-9}
}
The aim of this study was to compare mortality and incidence of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in patients with type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes who had attended a diabetes center with those who had not. The cohort consisted of a total of 1430 patients diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at 18 years or younger, and between 1965 and 1979. This population-based… CONTINUE READING