Affiliation: World Health Organization
- Diabetes and tuberculosis: the impact of the diabetes epidemic on tuberculosis incidenceCatherine R Stevenson
Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, UK
BMC Public Health 7:234. 2007..Diabetes increases the risk of TB. Our aim was to assess the potential impact of diabetes as a risk factor for incident pulmonary tuberculosis, using India as an example...
- The burden of mortality attributable to diabetes: realistic estimates for the year 2000Gojka Roglic
Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Diabetes Care 28:2130-5. 2005..To estimate the global number of excess deaths due to diabetes in the year 2000...
- Diabetes in women: the global perspectiveGojka Roglic
Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 104:S11-3. 2009..A higher proportion of deaths in women than in men is attributable to diabetes. This article provides an overview of the specificities of diabetes in women and the implications of diabetes onset shifting to women of reproductive age...
- Mortality attributable to diabetes: estimates for the year 2010Gojka Roglic
Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:15-9. 2010..Investments in primary and secondary prevention are urgently required to reduce this burden...
- Nutrition, diabetes and tuberculosis in the epidemiological transitionChristopher Dye
HIV AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
PLoS ONE 6:e21161. 2011..Interactions between diabetes and BMI could help or hinder TB control in growing, aging, urbanizing populations...
- Global prevalence of diabetes: estimates for the year 2000 and projections for 2030Sarah Wild
Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
Diabetes Care 27:1047-53. 2004..The goal of this study was to estimate the prevalence of diabetes and the number of people of all ages with diabetes for years 2000 and 2030...
- Diabetes and associated disorders in Cambodia: two epidemiological surveysHilary King
Centre Européen d Etude du Diabète, 67200 Strasbourg, France
Lancet 366:1633-9. 2005..However, reliable, standardised data on prevalence and characteristics of glucose intolerance in Asian populations remain sparse. We describe the results of two field surveys undertaken in Cambodia in 2004...
- Diabetes and the risk of tuberculosis: a neglected threat to public health?Catherine R Stevenson
Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
Chronic Illn 3:228-45. 2007..However, this is rarely highlighted in current research or control priorities. This paper aims to evaluate the evidence for an association between these two diseases...