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The Diabetes Impact Study in the Danish media: Every 10th Dane will have Diabetes in 10 Years

2018-08-23T11:07:58+02:00October 27th, 2015|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

The newest publication of the Diabetes Impact Study reveals the dramatic forecasts of the diabetes epidemic. Today, 380,000 Danes have diabetes and this number will increase to 650,000 in 2015 and further 1.2 million people in 2040 according to the forecasts. The costs of diabetes in Denmark amounts up to almost 32 billion DKK every year, [...]

Prensentation of Diabetes Impact Study Results on August 20th 2015

2018-08-23T11:13:49+02:00August 20th, 2015|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

On August 20th 2015, APEHR presented the results of the Diabetes Impact Study 2013 together with the Danish Diabetes Association at a press conference. Among other interesting findings, the study showed that the diabetes-related costs of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in Denmark were 31.8 billion DKK/4.8 billion EUR in 2011, furthermore, the attributable costs [...]

The Diabetes Impact Study: Incidence, morbidity, mortality, and prevalence of diabetes in Denmark

2018-08-23T14:04:40+02:00July 23rd, 2015|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

In cooperation wih the University of Southern Denmark, APEHR has just published an article as part of the Danish Diabetes Impact Study 2013, where we present trends in the incidence, morbidity, mortality, and prevalence of diabetes in Denmark for the period 2000 through 2011. Link to publication.

Real World Evidence: Clinical evidence – from the real world

2018-08-23T11:42:41+02:00January 20th, 2015|Categories: Cancer, Nordic Health Registers|

With the Danish parliament in front, Denmark is preparing on becoming the internationally leading country in register- and database research within the health field. Professor and epidemiological scientist, Anders Green, is one of the architects behind the standardized platform on the future clinical cancer databases and tells his perspective on new ways within cancer treatment in Magasinet [...]