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Life expectancy in individuals with type 2 diabetes: implications for annuities.

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BACKGROUND: Insurance companies often offer people with diabetes ''enhanced impaired life annuity'' at preferential rates, in view of their reduced life expectancy. OBJECTIVE: To assess the appropriateness of ''enhanced impaired life annuity'' rates for individuals with type 2 diabetes. Patients. There were 4026 subjects with established type 2 diabetes (but not known cardiovascular or other life-threatening diseases) enrolled into the UK Lipids in Diabetes Study. Measurements. Estimated indi...

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10.1177/0272989x09349960

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM, Biomedical Research Centre
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Journal:
Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making
Volume:
30
Issue:
3
Pages:
409-414
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
1552-681X
ISSN:
0272-989X
URN:
uuid:592c83f7-aacf-42c6-98ab-58fc7c1c9329
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54742
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pubs:54742

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