hrp0089p2-p119 | Diabetes & Insulin P2 | ESPE2018
, Albanyan Abdulhameed
, Adel Ahmad
, Zaiton Mohammed
Introduction: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is a chronic disease characterized by absolute insulin deficiency, its usually diagnosed in children and adolescents. According to a recent report from the International Diabetes Federation, Saudi Arabia has 14,900 children with T1DM. The incidence is increasing over the last years with prevalence rates of 48 per 100,000 in the eastern region. Parents play an important role in the management of T1DM in children. As a result, ...