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Sex-specific relevance of diabetes to occlusive vascular and other mortality: Meta-analysis of individual data from 68 prospective studies with 77,000 deaths among 1 million adults

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Background

Several studies have shown that diabetes confers a higher relative risk of vascular mortality among women compared to men, but whether this exists across age groups and within levels of other risk factors is uncertain.

Methods

Individual data were obtained on 980,793 adults in 68 prospective studies. Cox models assessed the relevance of diabetes to occlusive vascular mortality (ischaemic heart disease, ischaemic stroke or other atherosclerotic deaths) b...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S2213-8587(18)30079-2

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology Journal website
Publication date:
2018-05-08
Acceptance date:
2018-02-26
DOI:
EISSN:
2213-8595
ISSN:
2213-8587
Source identifiers:
826792
Pubs id:
pubs:826792
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uuid:f0dc8588-1e31-413d-9c11-7c4e755249f4
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pubs:826792
Deposit date:
2018-02-27

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