Analysing cancer incidence in patients with type 2 diabetes by linking secondary datasets

Hiltraud Kajüter, Jürgen Wellmann, Wolf Ulrich Batzler & Hans Werner Hense
Background: Epidemiological findings indicate that cancer risk in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) might be influenced by antidiabetic drugs. For this study a cohort of members of the disease management program (DMP) for type 2 diabetics was built. Data of this cohort was pseudonymised and then linked[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]