Journal article

Self-rated health scores predict mortality among people with type 2 diabetes differently across three different country groupings: findings from the ADVANCE and ADVANCE-ON trials

X Hua, TWC Lung, M Woodward, JA Salomon, P Hamet, SB Harrap, G Mancia, N Poulter, J Chalmers, PM Clarke

DIABETIC MEDICINE | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

AIMS: To explore whether there is a different strength of association between self-rated health and all-cause mortality in people with type 2 diabetes across three country groupings: nine countries grouped together as 'established market economies'; Asia; and Eastern Europe. METHODS: The ADVANCE trial and its post-trial follow-up were used in this study, which included 11 140 people with type 2 diabetes from 20 countries, with a median follow-up of 9.9 years. Self-rated health was reported on a 0-100 visual analogue scale. Cox proportional hazard models were fitted to estimate the relationship between the visual analogue scale score and all-cause mortality, controlling for a range of demogra..

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Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council in Australia


Awarded by Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research, Australian Research Council (CEPAR)


Awarded by Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at the University of Oxford


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council in Australia [grant number 1084347, 1141392 to T.L., 1080206 to M.W., 1079621 to P.C.], as well as, a Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research, Australian Research Council (CEPAR) (CE170100005) and Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at the University of Oxford (grant number NIHR-BRC-1215-20008; to P.C.). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish or preparation of the manuscript.