Increased risk of diabetes mellitus and likelihood of receiving diabetes mellitus treatment in patients with psoriasis.

@article{Azfar2012IncreasedRO,
  title={Increased risk of diabetes mellitus and likelihood of receiving diabetes mellitus treatment in patients with psoriasis.},
  author={Rahat S Azfar and Nicole M. Seminara and Daniel B. Shin and Andrea B. Troxel and David J Margolis and Joel M. Gelfand},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={148 9},
  pages={995-1000}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the risk of incident diabetes mellitus (DM) in patients with psoriasis and to evaluate DM treatment patterns among patients with psoriasis and incident DM. DESIGN Population-based cohort study. SETTING United Kingdom-based electronic medical records. PATIENTS We matched 108 132 patients with psoriasis aged 18 to 90 years with 430 716 unexposed patients based on practice and time of visit. For our nested study, only patients who developed incident DM during our study… CONTINUE READING

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