Incidence Data of Childhood-Onset Type I Diabetes in France During 1988–1997: The Case for a Shift Toward Younger Age at Onset

@article{Charkaluk2002IncidenceDO,
  title={Incidence Data of Childhood-Onset Type I Diabetes in France During 1988–1997: The Case for a Shift Toward Younger Age at Onset},
  author={Marie-Laure Charkaluk and Paul C Czernichow and Claire L{\'e}vy-Marchal},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={2002},
  volume={52},
  pages={859-862}
}
The objective was to test whether the pattern of increase in incidence of type I diabetes in children under 20 y of age varies with age at onset in France during 1988–1997. The French register of insulin-dependent diabetes was based on the direct identification of new cases by a prospective registration in children under the age of 20 y. Data from the French Social Security were used as a secondary independent source of cases. The rate of ascertainment was ≥95% over the 10-y period studied… CONTINUE READING
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