Worldwide increase in incidence of Type I diabetes – the analysis of the data on published incidence trends

@article{Onkamo1999WorldwideII,
  title={Worldwide increase in incidence of Type I diabetes – the analysis of the data on published incidence trends},
  author={P{\"a}ivi Onkamo and Sami P. V{\"a}{\"a}n{\"a}nen and Marjo Karvonen and Jaako Tuomilehto},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={1999},
  volume={42},
  pages={1395-1403}
}
Aims/hypothesis. Several reports on the incidence of Type I (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus have suggested that the incidence is increasing. The aim of this study was to find out whether the incidence is increasing globally or restricted to a selected populations only and to estimate the magnitude of the change in incidence.¶Methods. During 1960 to 1996 37 studies in 27 countries were carried out. To fulfil the inclusion criteria the study periods ranged from 8–32 years. The temporal… CONTINUE READING
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