All New Diabetics In Scania - ANDIS
Is part of collection at SND: Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)
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Leif Groop - Lunds universitet, Institutionen för kliniska vetenskaper, avdelningen för diabetes och endokrinologi
Lund University - Institutionen för kliniska vetenskaper, avdelningen för diabetes och endokrinologi
ANDIS is a combined research and quality assurance project with the long term aim of introducing precision medicine in diabetes. In connection with a visit to your doctor or diabetes nurse personal identification number, name, address, date of diagnosis, initial and current diabetes treatment, time of start of diabetes treatment, weight and height, possible diabetes during pregnancy, information on the prevalence of diabetes in the family as well as information about the country of birth of the study person and his/her parents was registered. Upon registration, blood samples for determination of GAD antibodies and C-peptide as well as for DNA analysis are taken. The DNA sample is used to classify the disease into subtypes, and to investigate hereditary causes of diabetes, diabetic complications and other medical conditions associated with diabetes. One blood sample is stored for possible future analysis. If the study person previously have given consent for registration of his or her data in the National Diabetes Register (NDR) the study person is asked whether this information can be linked t... Show more..
To register all new cases of diabetes in Scania and improve diagnosis and treatment strategies.
The cohort cover the full spectrum of diabetes in Region Skåne. It has unique representation since a majority of all health care providers, hospitals and clinics participate. Show less..
Geographic description: Scania
Institutionen för kliniska vetenskaper, avdelningen för diabetes och endokrinologi
Lund - Ref. 584/2006