Chapter 14. Japan

  1. Dr Jean-Marie Ekoé Professor of Medicine Faculty of Medicine member recipient principal investigator co-investigator Chairman2,
  2. Dr Marian Rewers principal investigator Core director Program Chair Chair3,
  3. Rhys Williams Dean of Medicine Professor of Clinical Epidemiology chair Vice President Editor-in-Chief member visiting consultant4 and
  4. Paul Zimmet Director Hon. Professor Officer5
  1. Naoko Tajima

Published Online: 11 SEP 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch14

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

How to Cite

Tajima, N. (2008) Japan, in The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition (eds J.-M. Ekoé, M. Rewers, R. Williams and P. Zimmet), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Endocrinologie, Métabolisme et Nutrition, Centre de Recherche du CHUM, Montreal, Canada

  2. 3

    Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA

  3. 4

    Clinical Epidemiology at the School of Medicine, University of Swansea, Swansea, UK

  4. 5

    International Diabetes Institute Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

Author Information

  1. Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 SEP 2008
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470017272

Online ISBN: 9780470779750

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Keywords:

  • Japan - type 2 diabetes epidemiology;
  • diabetes risk and child premature death;
  • National Strategic Research Project - J-DOIT;
  • DERI Mortality Study;
  • type 2 diabetes children characteristics;
  • end-stage renal disease (ESRD);
  • Japanese and type 2 diabetes renal deaths;
  • diabetes care and cardiovascular disease risk factors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Incidence and Prevalence Study

  • Mortality Study