Diabetes registers in general practice College reports higher prevalenceBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6921.134a (Published 08 January 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:134
- D M Fleming
- Birmingham Research Unit, Royal College of General Practitioners, Birmingham B17 9DB.
EDITOR, - The recent article by Alistair Howitt and Nide Cheales on the prevalence of diabetes1 prompts me to report some recent findings in the Weekly Returns Service of the Royal College of General Practitioners2 and to make some comments.
To test interest in a prospective study among diabetic people we sought interest from our network of sentinel general practices. …