Exploring Variation in Glycemic Control Across and Within Eight High-Income Countries: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of 64,666 Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes

Julia M. Hermann Jannet Svensson Torild Skrivarhaug David M. Maahs Karin Akesson Justin T. Warner Reinhard W. Holl Niels H. Birkebæk Ann K. Drivvoll Kellee M. Miller Ann-Marie Svensson Terence Stephenson Sabine E. Hofer Siri Fredheim Siv J. Kummernes Nicole Foster Lena Hanberger Rakesh Amin Birgit Rami-Merhar Anders Johansen Knut Dahl-Jørgensen Mark Clements Ragnar Hanas OBJECTIVE International studies on childhood type 1 diabetes (T1D) have focused on whole-country mean HbA1c levels, thereby concealing potential variations within countries. We aimed to explore the variations in HbA1c across and within eight high-income countries to best inform international benchmarking and policy recommendations. RESEARCH...

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