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Status of the diabetes situation in Denmark: Social inequality in diabetes morbidity

2018-08-20T15:50:37+01:00October 2nd, 2016|Categories: Cancer, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases|

PhD and M.Sc. Camilla Sortsø gives a status on the diabetes morbidity in Denmark and how social inequality plays an important role in the Danish program "En syg forskel" (red. An ill difference). The program is about how social conditions is important in relation to children with chronic diseases as diabetes and cancer.

Decomposing inequality in diabetes patients’ morbidity patterns, survival and health care usage in Denmark

2018-08-20T16:52:36+01:00May 12th, 2016|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics|

In collaboration, APEHR and the Centre of Health Economics Research (COHERE) have completed a discussion paper to quantify inequality in diabetes morbidity patterns, survival and health care service usage and understand determinants of these inequalities in relation to socio-demographic and clinical morbidity factors. Link to publication.

Different patterns of Finasteride use in males with prostate hyperplasia across Nordic countries

2018-08-23T10:38:38+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

The Nordic countries Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden have many cross-national similarities regarding political systems and universal tax-financed healthcare systems with full population coverage, but different utilization patterns of Finansteride have been observed in a new study. Link to publication.

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

2018-08-23T11:07:58+01:00October 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+01:00August 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+01:00July 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.

Prof. Anders Green and the ApEHR team teach and speak at several seminars on cancer, epidemiology, health economics and diabetes

2018-08-23T14:01:48+01:00December 1st, 2014|Categories: Cancer, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

Prof. Anders Green and the APEHR team have been invited to teach and speak at different seminars on relevant health topics as epidemiology as a platform for health economics research, costs of diabetes and experiences of cancer in Denmark. Sortsø, C: "Societal Costs of Diabetes". International Health Conference. Oxford, June 25-27th 2015. Presentation "The Changing Epidemiology of [...]

Validation of the Danish National Diabetes Register

2018-08-23T14:03:27+01:00September 18th, 2014|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Nordic Health Registers|

The Danish National Diabetes Register (NDR) was established in 2006 and builds on data from Danish health registers. We validated the content of NDR, using full information from the NDR and data from the literature. Link to publication.

TænkeTanken at the People’s Meeting “Folkemødet 2014” on Bornholm

2018-08-23T12:58:23+01:00June 12th, 2014|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases|

Prof. Anders Green shares his views on the future's diabetes strategy on the 12th of June 2014, 15.00-17.00. Link to official programme.

Diabetes Impact Study 2013

2018-08-23T13:40:23+01:00June 1st, 2013|Categories: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics|

The Danish Diabetes Association (DDA) has initiated an analysis of diabetes related costs in Denmark. To organize and implement the study we collaborate with Institute of Applied Economics and Health Research (ApEHR) and the Centre of Health Economics Research (COHERE), Southern University of Denmark. The study is financially supported by a wide range of commercial companies. NEWSLETTER 1 [...]