Trends in the epidemiology of IDDM during 1970-2020 in Fyn County, Denmark.

@article{Green1996TrendsIT,
  title={Trends in the epidemiology of IDDM during 1970-2020 in Fyn County, Denmark.},
  author={Anders Green and Anne Katrin Sj\olie and Ole Esh\oj},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={1996},
  volume={19 8},
  pages={801-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To present an epidemiological model applicable to diabetes based on which prevalence rates are estimated from assumed rates of incidence and mortality of diabetes. Furthermore, this study illustrates the model by analyzing epidemiological data on IDDM in a Danish population during 1970-1990, with predictions of prevalence rates for 1990-2020. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The epidemiological model assumes known prevalence rates as well as incidence rates and mortality at a given time… CONTINUE READING