A decade of diabetes : keeping children out of hospital.
Objectives-To document the number of children aged less than 15 years who developed diabetes and were managed within one large health district, and to evaluate the outcome of those children managed without hospital admission at diagnosis.
Design-A retrospective study over 1979-88, when a paediatrician and a physician with special interests in childhood diabetes initiated joint clinics.
Data collected from the district'diabetes register and files of consultants and health visitors specialising in diabetes.
Setting-Referral of children to consultants in Leicestershire (total population 863 000).
Mots-clés Pascal : Endocrinopathie, Diabète, Organisation santé, Exploration, Enfant, Homme, Etude comparative, Consultation hospitalière, Hôpital
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Endocrinopathy, Diabetes mellitus, Public health organization, Exploration, Child, Human, Comparative study, Hospital consultation, Hospital
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0595590
Code Inist : 002B21E02A. Création : 199406.