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A population-based study of the incidence of complications associated with type 2 diabetes in the elderly.

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One hundred and eighty-eight known Type 2 diabetic patients aged over 60 years identified by a geographically based survey of a population of 40,076 were followed for a median of 6 years to determine the incidence of various complications. There were 63 deaths and two patients were lost to follow-up. The presence of complications was determined using a structured questionnaire and clinical examination. Incidence rates of ischaemic heart disease, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease (PVD) w...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford
Role:
Author
Journal:
Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association
Volume:
8
Issue:
10
Pages:
928-933
Publication date:
1991-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1464-5491
ISSN:
0742-3071
URN:
uuid:a5e7cd25-5011-4b0e-acb9-61f38849718e
Source identifiers:
72743
Local pid:
pubs:72743

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