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Risk Factors in Insulin Dependent Diabetics

  • H. Haller
  • M. Hanefeld
Conference paper

Abstract

Diabetics treated with insulin exhibit excessive cardiovascular mortality. Therefore we analysed:
  1. 1.

    The prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in a representative group (n = 330) of diabetics and compared the parameters with randomly selected probands.

     
  2. 2.

    In a follow up study (time intervall 4 years) we reexamined 156 diabetics 55 died. The relations of risk factors to cardiovascular complications were investigated. All prevalence factors are higher in females than in males, specially HTG.

     

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1983

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  • H. Haller
  • M. Hanefeld

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