Diabetes Prediction in Skåne- DiPiS

This study is part of the collection Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Description

Diabetes Prediction in Skåne, DiPiS aims to investigate why children develop diabetes type 1. By being able to predict which children who will develop diabetes, it may be possible in the future to prevent the disease from breaking out. DiPiS are carried out in two steps:
Step 1. Investigation of hereditary risk for diabetes type 1 in all new born children in Scania. This step continued from September 2000 to September 2004. In this step almost 36,000 children.
Step 2.. Follow up in a group of children with hereditary risk. Participants in the follow up study lefts a blood sample and answer a questionnaire one time per year.The plan is to follow these children up to 15 years of age.

Purpose:

To determine factors that can predict autoimmune (type 1) diabetes in children.

Responsible department/unit

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Identifiers

SND-ID: EXT 0081

Description

Diabetes Prediction in Skåne, DiPiS aims to investigate why children develop diabetes type 1. By being able to predict which children who will develop diabetes, it may be possible in the future to prevent the disease from breaking out. DiPiS are carried out in two steps:
Step 1. Investigation of hereditary risk for diabetes type 1 in all new born children in Scania. This step continued from September 2000 to September 2004. In this step almost 36,000 children.
Step 2.. Follow up in a group of children with hereditary risk. Participants in the follow up study lefts a blood sample and answer a questionnaire one time per year.The plan is to follow these children up to 15 years of age.

Purpose:

To determine factors that can predict autoimmune (type 1) diabetes in children.

Time period(s) investigated

2000-09 — ongoing

Geographic spread

Geographic description: Scania

Unit of analysis

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Is part of collection at SND

Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

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Dataset 1

DiPiS: selection study

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Physical measurements and tests

Time period(s) for data collection: 2000-09 — 2004-09

Source of the data: Population group, Biological samples

Time period(s) investigated

2000-09 — 2004-09

Number of individuals/objects

36000

Dataset 2

DiPiS: Follow up study

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Åke Lernmark - Lunds universitet

Helena Larsson - Lund University

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Physical measurements and tests

Time period(s) for data collection: 2002 — 2019-08

Source of the data: Population group, Biological samples

Time period(s) investigated

2002 — 2019-08

Number of individuals/objects

5000

Published: 2013-09-12
Last updated: 2017-01-03