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, et al. Increased DKA at presentation among newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients with or without COVID-19: Data from a multi-site surveillance registry [published correction appears in J Diabetes. 2021 Apr;13(4):358]. J Diabetes. 2021;13(3):270-272. doi:10.1111/1753-0407.13141