Cancer Med 2021 01 23;10(2):439-446. Epub 2020 Dec 23.
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA.
Background: Despite improved survival rates, cancer survivors are experiencing worse health outcomes with complications of treatment, such as type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D), that may deteriorate survivorship. The purpose of this review was to provide a comprehensive review of T2D incidence following cancer diagnosis.
Methods: The study included: (1) cohort studies, (2) cancer diagnosis by a doctor, (3) incidence of T2D after diagnosis of cancer, and (4) adult patients over 18 years. Read More