The 30-year natural history of type 1 diabetes complications: the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study experience.

@article{Pambianco2006The3N,
  title={The 30-year natural history of type 1 diabetes complications: the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study experience.},
  author={Georgia Pambianco and Tina Costacou and Demetrius E Ellis and Dorothy Becker and Ronald Klein and Trevor John Orchard},
  journal={Diabetes},
  year={2006},
  volume={55 5},
  pages={1463-9}
}
Declining incidences in Europe of overt nephropathy, proliferative retinopathy, and mortality in type 1 diabetes have recently been reported. However, comparable data for the U.S. and trend data for neuropathy and macrovascular complications are lacking. These issues are addressed using the prospective observational Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Childhood-Onset Diabetes Complications Study. Participants were stratified into five cohorts by diagnosis year: 1950-1959, 1960-1964, 1965-1969, 1970-1974… CONTINUE READING