- [Screening for diabetes in France: data from the 2000-2001 cohort of the national medical insurance system]I Hirtzlin
Agence Nationale d Accréditation et d Evaluation en Santé, 2, avenue du Stade de France, 93218 Saint Denis La Plaine Cedex
Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 52:119-26. 2004..In France, from 2 to 3.7% of adults aged 35-65 are unaware they have diabetes. Nevertheless fasting serum glucose is a simple diagnostic test...
- [Medical histories of patients with Marfan's syndrome]I Hirtzlin
Université de Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 97:855-60. 2004..The delay in diagnosis observed could be shortened by systematic familial enquiries and better information to physicians who could then suspect the diagnosis before the advent of clinical symptoms...
- [Diagnostic management of patients with rare genetic diseases: example of five pathologies]V Godet
CREGAS - INSERM U 537, , 80, , , France
Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 49:357-66. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: The diagnosis management of patients with rare diseases is strongly determined by personnel initiatives or exceptional opportunities, rather than by a real organisational strategy of the healthcare system...