Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2021 Apr 29:108845. Epub 2021 Apr 29.
Diabetes Research Center, Research Institute, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, 1-21-1 Toyama, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8655, Japan; Department of Molecular Diabetology, Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo 113-8655, Japan. Electronic address:
Aims: To investigate the prevalence of comorbid conditions/complications among Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in a real-world setting.
Methods: We performed retrospective analyses of a large-scale database directly linked to electronic medical records, J-DREAMS (Japan Diabetes compREhensive database project based on an Advanced electronic Medical record System), to determine the prevalence of clinically significant comorbid conditions/complications among Japanese patients with T2DM aged ≥20 years with ≥1 clinical encounter at a referral center between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2019.
Results: Data were available for 10,151 patients (39. Read More