Chapter 36. Mortality and Life Expectancy Associated with Diabetes

  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. Elizabeth L. M. Barr5,
  2. Paul Z. Zimmet Director Hon. Professor Officer5 and
  3. Jonathan E. Shaw1

Published Online: 11 SEP 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470779750.ch36

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

The Epidemiology of Diabetes Mellitus, Second Edition

How to Cite

Barr, E. L. M., Zimmet, P. Z. and Shaw, J. E. (2008) Mortality and Life Expectancy Associated with Diabetes, 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.ch36

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. 1

    Baker IDI, Heart & Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

  2. 5

    International Diabetes Institute Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

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:

  • diabetes - fifth leading cause of death;
  • mortality and life expectancy associated with diabetes;
  • type 1 diabetes mortality based on patient registries;
  • type 1 diabetes and mortality;
  • type 2 diabetes and mortality;
  • noncardiovascular mortality with type 2 diabetes;
  • type 2 diabetes modifiable risk factors;
  • risk factor modification reducing CVD and mortality threat

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methodological Issues Associated with Mortality Data

  • Mortality Trends of Type 1 Diabetes

  • Mortality Trends of Type 2 Diabetes

  • Type 1 Diabetes and Mortality

  • Type 2 Diabetes and Mortality

  • Conclusions

  • References