The burden of diabetes-related mortality in France in 2002: an analysis using both underlying and multiple causes of death

@article{Romon2008TheBO,
  title={The burden of diabetes-related mortality in France in 2002: an analysis using both underlying and multiple causes of death},
  author={Isabelle Romon and Eric Jougla and Beverley Balkau and Anne Fagot-Campagna},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={23},
  pages={327-334}
}
Aim To describe the burden of diabetes-related mortality in France. Methods Underlying and multiple causes (all causes listed) of death were extracted from the 2002 French national mortality registry. Death rates were standardized on the age structure of the European population. Results Diabetes was reported as the underlying cause of death in 11,177 certificates (2.1%), and as multiple causes in 29,357 certificates (5.3%), giving a ratio (multiple/underlying causes) of 2.6. When diabetes was a… CONTINUE READING

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