Recent trends in cardiovascular complications among men and women with and without diabetes.

  title={Recent trends in cardiovascular complications among men and women with and without diabetes.},
  author={G L Booth and Moira K. Kapral and Kinwah Fung and Jack Ven Tu},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  volume={29 1},
OBJECTIVE To compare recent trends in cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes among men and women with diabetes with those in the nondiabetic population. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We conducted a retrospective cohort study using provincial health claims data to identify adults with (n = 670,602) and without (n = 9,190,721) diabetes living in Ontario, Canada, between 1 April 1992 and 31 March 2000. We compared changes in the annual age-/sex-adjusted rates and numbers of subjects admitted for… CONTINUE READING
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