Journal article icon

Journal article

Birth order and childhood type 1 diabetes risk: a pooled analysis of 31 observational studies.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: The incidence rates of childhood onset type 1 diabetes are almost universally increasing across the globe but the aetiology of the disease remains largely unknown. We investigated whether birth order is associated with the risk of childhood diabetes by performing a pooled analysis of previous studies. METHODS: Relevant studies published before January 2010 were identified from MEDLINE, Web of Science and EMBASE. Authors of studies provided individual patient data or conducted pre...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1093/ije/dyq207

Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
International journal of epidemiology
Volume:
40
Issue:
2
Pages:
363-374
Publication date:
2011-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1464-3685
ISSN:
0300-5771
Source identifiers:
162713
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:162713
UUID:
uuid:ce0943ad-8658-4a91-bfbe-4806cc08d56b
Local pid:
pubs:162713
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP