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Risk factors for myocardial infarction case fatality and stroke case fatality in type 2 diabetes: UKPDS 66.

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OBJECTIVE: Patients with diabetes have a higher case fatality rate in myocardial infarction (MI) or stroke than those without diabetes: that is, MI and stroke are more often fatal if diabetes is present. We investigated whether the risk of MI or stroke being fatal in type 2 diabetes can be estimated using information available around the time diabetes is diagnosed. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: Analyses were based on 674 cases of MI (351 fatal) that occurred in 597 of 5,102 U.K. Prospective D...

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10.2337/diacare.27.1.201

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-Stats
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Journal:
Diabetes care
Volume:
27
Issue:
1
Pages:
201-207
Publication date:
2004-01-05
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EISSN:
1935-5548
ISSN:
0149-5992
URN:
uuid:4ce4ebb5-2a1a-41e9-a11c-32a4e4b20d70
Source identifiers:
23962
Local pid:
pubs:23962

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