The ADDITION study: proposed trial of the cost-effectiveness of an intensive multifactorial intervention on morbidity and mortality among people with Type 2 diabetes detected by screening

@article{Lauritzen2000TheAS,
  title={The ADDITION study: proposed trial of the cost-effectiveness of an intensive multifactorial intervention on morbidity and mortality among people with Type 2 diabetes detected by screening},
  author={T Lauritzen and Simon Griffin and Knut Borch-Johnsen and Nicholas J Wareham and BHR Wolffenbuttel},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2000},
  volume={24},
  pages={S6-S11}
}
OBJECTIVE: The overall aims of the ADDITION study are to evaluate whether screening for prevalent undiagnosed Type 2 diabetes is feasible, and whether subsequent optimised intensive treatment of diabetes, and associated risk factors, is feasible and beneficial.DESIGN: Population-based screening in three European countries followed by an open, randomised controlled trial.SUBJECTS AND METHODS: People aged 40–69 y in the community, without known diabetes, will be offered a random capillary blood… CONTINUE READING
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