Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical information presents the numbers of diabetologist's consultation rooms, numbers of health personnel involved, numbers of treatments-examinations and numbers of treated patients. The number of patients treated for diabetes in 2011 was more than 825 thousands. The prevalence was about 19 thousand higher than last year. The number of treated diabetics increases in long-term trend as well as the number of chronic complications. The number of registered chronic complications of diabetes was almost 240 thousands in 2011. The number of patients treated only with diet decreased form 170 thousand in 2010 to 131 thousand.
Keywords: Diabetes Mellitus; Glucose Intolerance; Diabetes Complications; Diabetic Angiopathies; Health Facilities; Physicians