Increased DKA at presentation among newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients with or without COVID-19: Data from a multi-site surveillance registry.
Highlights Our multicenter study reports a higher proportion of diabetic ketoacidosis presentation of over 60% in newly diagnosed patients with type 1 diabetes with or without confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) at diagnosis. This finding is suggestive of delays in seeking care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Adolescent; COVID-19; Child; Child, Preschool; Diabetes Complications; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Diabetic Ketoacidosis; Female; Humans; Infant; Infant, Newborn; Male; Pandemics; Registries; Sex Factors; Socioeconomic Factors; United States; Young Adult
COVID-19; diabetes ketoacidosis; new diagnosis; type 1 diabetes mellitus
Beliard, K., Ebekozien, O., Demeterco-Berggren, C., Alonso, G., Gallagher, M., Clements, M. A., Rapaport, R. Increased DKA at presentation among newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients with or without COVID-19: Data from a multi-site surveillance registry. J Diabetes 13, 270-272 (2021).