Diabetes {CARE1}R Documentation

Diabetes data

Description

Data set on diabetes in a community in Italy.

Usage

data(Diabetes)

Format

A four lists data with 15 variables.

Details

An epidemiological data with four distinct types of sources, which contains: diabetic clinic and/or family physician visits (1754 cases); hospital discharges (452 cases); prescriptions (1135 cases), and purchases of regent strips and insulin syringes (173 cases). A total of 2069 cases were identified.

References

Bruno G, LaPorte R, Merletti F, Biggeri A, McCarty D, Pagano G. 1994. National diabetes programs. Application of capture-recapture to count diabetes? Diabetes Care 17(6): 548.

Examples

data(Diabetes)
CARE1.print(Diabetes)

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