Increased cardiovascular and renal disease but not reduced life expectancy among diabetic participants in the general Northern Greek population.

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We compared life expectancy and causes of death based on death certificates of 269 diabetic participants (group A) and 5659 nondiabetic participants (group B) who died from January 1, 1991 to December 31, 2010, in 3 small towns of Northern Greece. Age at death was significantly (P = .011) higher in group A (77.2 ± 8.7 years) than in group B (75.7 ± 18.9… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0003319711426423

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