Increasing incidence of early onset Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus: a study of Danish male birth cohorts

@article{Green1992IncreasingIO,
  title={Increasing incidence of early onset Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus: a study of Danish male birth cohorts},
  author={Anders Green and Per Kragh Andersen and Anders J Svendsen and Kjeld H yer Mortensen},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={1992},
  volume={35},
  pages={178-182}
}
To provide information of the incidence trends of Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus we performed a cohort study of a series of Danish male birth cohorts. All male livebirths in Denmark between 1 January 1949 and 31 December 1964, were investigated regarding the development of Type 1 diabetes during the first 20 years of life using the files of the Danish Conscript Board, supplemented by a search in the Danish National Registry of Deaths. Diagnosis was verified and clinical… CONTINUE READING