Mortality of young patients with diabetes in Kinshasa, DR Congo.

 
Muyer MT, Buntinx F, Mapatano MA, De Clerck M, Truyers C, Muls E
Ecole de Santé Publique, Université de Kinshasa, Centre National d’Epidémiologie du Diabète, DRC
Diabet Med. 2010 Apr;27(4):405-11.

AIMS: As data on mortality of young patients with diabetes is not available in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), we studied mortality rates, the influence of some determinants and causes of death. METHODS: A retrospective review of standardized medical records of all patients with diabetes aged