Incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes.

  title={Incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes.},
  author={Jaakko Helve and Reijo Sund and Martti Arffman and Valma Harjutsalo and Per-Henrik Groop and Carola Gr{\"o}nhagen-Riska and Patrik Finne},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  volume={41 3},
OBJECTIVE To investigate how risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) among patients with type 1 diabetes has changed over time and further how the risk is affected by age, sex, and time period of diagnosis of diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS A cohort including all patients <30 years old diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in Finland in 1965-2011 was followed until start of renal replacement therapy, death, or end of follow-up at the end of 2013. Altogether, 29,906 patients were included. The… CONTINUE READING
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