The incidence of Type I diabetes has not increased but shifted to a younger age at diagnosis in the 0-34 years group in Sweden 1983-1998.
2002 (English)In: Diabetologia, ISSN 0012-186X, E-ISSN 1432-0428, Vol. 45, no 6, 783-91 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
During a 16-year period the incidence of Type I diabetes did not increase in the 0-34 years age group in Sweden, while median age at diagnosis decreased. A shift to younger age at diagnosis seems to explain the increasing incidence of childhood Type I diabetes.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2002. Vol. 45, no 6, 783-91 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-45407DOI: 10.1007/s00125-002-0845-2PubMedID: 12107721OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-45407DiVA: diva2:429387