Incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes worldwide. Diabetes Mondiale (DiaMond) Project Group.

@article{Karvonen2000IncidenceOC,
  title={Incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes worldwide. Diabetes Mondiale (DiaMond) Project Group.},
  author={Marjatta L Karvonen and Maarit Viik-Kajander and Elena Moltchanova and Ingrid Libman and Ronald Laporte and Jaakko Tuomilehto},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2000},
  volume={23 10},
  pages={1516-26}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate and monitor the patterns in incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes worldwide. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The incidence of type 1 diabetes (per 100,000 per year) from 1990 to 1994 was determined in children < or =14 years of age from 100 centers in 50 countries. A total of 19,164 cases were diagnosed in study populations totaling 75.1 million children. The annual incidence rates were calculated per 100,000 population. RESULTS The overall age-adjusted incidence of… CONTINUE READING
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