Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: diabetes mellitus

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in diabetes mellitus.



This document provides information on diabetes mellitus. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Daniel Cuthbertson, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee and validated by Professor Rury Holman, The Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, Oxford.

Published 1 September 2008