Abstract
 
 

ABSTRACT

According to International Diabetes Federation, there are 382 million people with diabetes globally. While the majority of this is constituted by type 2 diabetes, numbers of type 1 diabetes are also increasing. This paper reviews the clinical and epidemiological features and management issues in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.

Keywords: Type 1 diabetes, Children and adolescents, Management, Complications, Epidemiology, India.

How to cite this article: Amutha A, Kalpana T, Mohan V. Childhood and Adolescent Onset Type 1 Diabetes in India. MGM J Med Sci 2014;1(2):76-83.

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Conflict of interest: None declared

 
 
 


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