Gender differences and time trends in incidence and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Sweden: A model explaining the diabetes epidemic worldwide today?
2014 (English)In: Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, ISSN 0168-8227, E-ISSN 1872-8227, Vol. 106, no 3, E90-E92 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Gender differences in type 2 diabetes in Sweden were studied based on a literature search. The male predominance in 1940s (male/female ratio 1.2-1.4 in the ages 10-55 years) increased over time especially in the age 45-64 years with a male/female ratio up to 2.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. Vol. 106, no 3, E90-E92 p.
Diabetes mellitus, Incidence, Prevalence, Gender, Sweden
Endocrinology and Diabetes
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-241419DOI: 10.1016/j.diabres.2014.09.013ISI: 000346060800011PubMedID: 25451899OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-241419DiVA: diva2:781914