The epidemiology of childhood-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus in Romania. ONROCAD Study Group. National Romanian Organisation for the Care of Diabetic Children and Adolescents.

@article{erban2001TheEO,
  title={The epidemiology of childhood-onset type 1 diabetes mellitus in Romania. ONROCAD Study Group. National Romanian Organisation for the Care of Diabetic Children and Adolescents.},
  author={Viorel Șerban and Romulus Timar and Dana Dabelea and Aaliyah D. Green and Paul McKinney and Gordon T. Law},
  journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM},
  year={2001},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={
          535-41
        }
}
The ONROCAD Study group was established to provide descriptive epidemiological information on type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) in Romania. Data on all new patients with type 1 DM with onset before age 15 years during the four-year period 1992-1995 in Romania were submitted from all members of the ONROCAD Study Group, representing all doctors and clinics that manage children with DM in Romania. Age- and sex-specific incidence rates were estimated, using available demographic data. A total of 706… CONTINUE READING