Bayesian analysis of the geographical variation of type 1 diabetes mellitus in under 15 yr olds in northeast Spain, 1991-2009
Pediatric Diabetes, 08/03/2012
Compes ML et al. – Type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM1) incidence rate (IR) presented a north–south geographical pattern in boys. This pattern was not observed in girls or when both genders were considered together. Later studies should include gender as an essential variable.