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Nationella diabetesregistret 1996-2003: Kvalitetsvärdering visar att diabetesvården har förbättrats
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology.
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2004 (Swedish)In: Läkartidningen, ISSN 0023-7205, Vol. 101, no 47, 3790-3797 p.Article in journal (Other academic) Published
Abstract [en]

The Swedish National Diabetes Register presents results during the period 1996- 2003. Quality of care data from more than 75,000 diabetic patients (2003) treated at medical departments and primary health care centres are evaluated concerning national goals of HbA1c <6,5% and BP <140/85 mm Hg, the prevalence of lipid treatment, smoking etc. The national goals of HbA1c and BP were reached with increasing degree in cross-sectional analysis during the period, and were achieved by 33% and 71% at medical departments, and by 61% and 48% in primary health care in 2003. A similar tendency was also seen in longitudinal analysis of subgroups 1996-2003. The use of antihypertensive and lipid-lowering drugs was also considerably increased. This should imply a reduction of the risk for diabetic complications. As the national goals are still difficult to reach, individual goals should be set for the treatment.

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2004. Vol. 101, no 47, 3790-3797 p.
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Adult, Child, Cross-Sectional Studies, Diabetes Mellitus; Type 1/diagnosis/drug therapy/epidemiology, Diabetes Mellitus; Type 2/diagnosis/drug therapy/epidemiology, English Abstract, Female, Hemoglobin A/analysis, Humans, Infant, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Quality Assurance; Health Care, Registries, Risk Factors, Sex Factors, Sweden/epidemiology, Treatment Outcome
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-70362PubMedID: 15609532OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-70362DiVA: diva2:98273
Available from: 2005-04-21 Created: 2005-04-21 Last updated: 2011-04-21Bibliographically approved

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