Ten-year incidence of diabetes in older Australians: the Blue Mountains Eye Study.

@article{Cugati2007TenyearIO,
  title={Ten-year incidence of diabetes in older Australians: the Blue Mountains Eye Study.},
  author={Sudha Cugati and Jie Jin Wang and Elena Rochtchina and Paul Mitchell},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2007},
  volume={186 3},
  pages={131-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the incidence of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose (IFG), and increased risk associated with the metabolic syndrome, in a representative population-based sample of older Australians. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS The Blue Mountains Eye Study examined 3654 residents aged 49 + years (82.4% response rate) during 1992-1994, and re-examined 2335 (75.1% of survivors) during 1997-1999 and 1952 (75.6% of survivors) during 2002-2004; 2123 participants with normal blood… CONTINUE READING

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