Prospective study on the incidences of cardiovascular-renal complications in Chinese patients with young-onset type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

@article{Luk2014ProspectiveSO,
  title={Prospective study on the incidences of cardiovascular-renal complications in Chinese patients with young-onset type 1 and type 2 diabetes.},
  author={Andrea On Yan Luk and Eric S.H. Lau and Wing-Yee So and Ronald Ching Wan Ma and Alice P. S. Kong and Risa Ozaki and Francis Chun-Chung Chow and Juliana Chung Ngor Chan},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2014},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={149-57}
}
OBJECTIVE We examined metabolic profiles and cardiovascular-renal outcomes in a prospective cohort of Chinese patients with young-onset diabetes defined by diagnosis age <40 years. Patients with type 1 diabetes and normal-weight (BMI <23 kg/m(2)) and overweight (BMI ≥23 kg/m(2)) patients with type 2 diabetes were compared. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Between 1995 and 2004, 2,323 patients (type 1 diabetes, n = 209; normal-weight type 2 diabetes, n = 636; and overweight type 2 diabetes, n = 1,478… CONTINUE READING