Background and Purpose-Disease of the cardiovascular system is the main cause of long-term complications and mortality in patients with type I (insulin-dependent) and type 11 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes. Cerebrovascular mortality rates have been shown to be raised in patients with type 11 diabetes but have not previously been reported by age and sex in patients with type I diabetes.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 01 Feb 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
Laing, S. P., Swerdlow, A. J., Carpenter, L. M., Slater, S. D., Burden, A. C., Botha, J. L., Morris, A. D., Waugh, N. R., Gatling, W., Gale, E. A. M., Patterson, C., Qiao, Z. K., & Keen, H. (2003). Mortality from cerebrovascular disease in a cohort of 23 000 patients with insulin-treated diabetes. Stroke, 34(2), 418-421. https://doi.org/10.1161/01.STR.0000053843.03997.35