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High mortality persists for adults with type 1 diabetes

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: (Published 10 October 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6730


Scottish men and women with type 1 diabetes still have higher mortality than those without, and a snapshot taken between 2005 and 2007 identifies some likely contributors: poor diabetic control, high blood pressure, undertreatment with statins, and similar rates of smoking …

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