Funding for this research was provided by:
Innovative Medicines Initiative (115881)
Diabetes Fonds (2014.00.1753)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 19 October 2019
Accepted: 3 December 2019
First Online: 12 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study has been approved by the Ethical Review Committee of the VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam. Individuals were informed about the use of their anonymized data and were offered an opt-out. A subset of the cohort of 5630 individuals gave consent for linkage to retrieve macrovascular complications.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they no competing interests.