Editorial review: Some answers, more controversy from the United
Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS)
(Sep) 351:no. 9131 1998
Four papers describing this landmark 20 year study were published in
September of 1998, in the
Lancet (1) and in the British Medical Journal (3).
An editorial by Dr. D.M. Nathan overviewing the results is
available from the Lancet site.
However, you must
register at the Lancet site first as a non-subscriber (you can get there via
journals page of HDCN).
Another editorial by Dr. Trevor Orchard in the BMJ is available
(registration not required)
editorial also has direct hyperlinks to another editorial by Dr. Mogensen in
the same issue, and to
the full text of three UKPDS papers in the September 12 issue of the