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Table 2 Studies reporting all admissions

From: Hospital admission patterns subsequent to diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children : a systematic review

Author Country Study Design Study Size Age Group Admission Rate/patient-year Comments
Charron-Prochownik 1993 [11] USA Longitudinal cohort study following up IDDM cases recruited 1981 – 84 88 8–13 0.10 Analysis of admissions coded as diabetes only
Cohn 1997 [18] USA Retrospective analysis of IDDM admissions 1985 – 99 2889 0–18 0.10 – 0.38 Principal diagnosis of IDDM. Female excess of IDDM re-hospitalisations
Donnan 2000 [16] Scotland Retrospective cohort study for admissions in 1995 864 0–35 Relative Risk 2.89 cf general population Combined age group for T1DM and no direct hospitalisation rates
Hirasing 1996 [10] Holland Retrospective analysis of T1DM admissions 1980 – 81 Not given 0–19 0.24 – 0.41 Diabetes-related admissions only Including diagnosis
Icks (a) 2001 [15] Germany Case-control study of T1DM cases diagnosed between 1996 – 97, with 1.5 years follow-up 373 1–14 0.34 All hospital admissions. 4.7 times higher risk of hospitalisation than controls
Icks (b) 2001 [14] Germany Prospective analysis of admission records for T1DM children diagnosed in 1997 5874 1–19 0.27 All admissions. 3 times higher risk of hospitalisation than general population
Lipton. 2002 [13] USA Retrospective T1DM cohort study of risk factors for re-hospitalisation 216 0–18 0.23 Diabetes-related admissions only
Moss 1999 [6] USA Population study Follow-up at 4 and 10 years 777 0–30 >0.26 All admissions. Hospitalisation prior to examination
O'Hara 1998 [9] Australia Retrospective analysis of admission records 1993 – 95 95091 1–75+ Not supplied All diabetes-related admissions at diagnosis and after
Palta 1996 [7] USA Retrospective follow-up of T1DM cohort diagnosed 1987 – 92 507 0–19 0.05 – 0.20 All reported diabetes-related hospital admissions
Palta 1997 [8] USA Follow-up of recruited T1DM cohort diagnosed 1987 – 92 577 0–29 0.07 – 0.10 All reported diabetes-related hospital admissions
Roberts 2004 [19] England Retrospective analysis of T1DM cohort diagnosed 1968 – 96 with 3-year follow-up Not given 0–29 4992 admissions over 3 years Diabetes-related admissions only Focus on mortality in young people
Sutton 1989 [5] Australia Retrospective analysis of IDDM cohort diagnosed 1985 – 87 650 0–19 0.06 Diabetes-related admissions only
Tomlin 2006 [17] New Zealand Case-control study comparing admission rates between diabetic and non-diabetic children 2000 – 02 1123 0–14
15–24
25–34
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85+
0.65
0.40
0.40
0.62
All admissions. T1DM patients 2.55 times more likely to be admitted to hospital than general population
Tuomilehto. 1997 [12] Finland Retrospective follow-up of IDDM cohort diagnosed 1965 – 1979 5149 0–18 0.01 Hospitalisation for diabetic nephropathy only