Silver Book Fact

Fact image

Mortality costs attributable to diabetes, 2002

American Diabetes Association. Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2002. Diabetes Care. 2003; 26(3): 917-32. http://care.diabetesjournals.org/cgi/content/full/26/3/917

Reference

Title
Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2002
Publication
Diabetes Care
Publication Date
2003
Authors
American Diabetes Association
Volume & Issue
Volume 26, Issue 3
Pages
917-32
URL
Read Full Resource

Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

Related Facts

  • Diabetes accounts for 45% of new cases of kidney failure in the U.S.  
  • Global DR Prevalence
    DR affects more than 126 million people around the world— 37 million with vision-threatening DR.  
  • The number of diagnosed cases of diabetes in the United States will increase by 165 percent, from eleven million (4.0 percent prevalence) in 2000 to twenty-nine million (7.1 percent) by…  
  • Proportion of Female Population with Confirmed Diabetes in 2002  
  • 1 in every 10 health care dollars is spent on diabetes and its complications.