Table 3

Services offering screening for complications and associated complications

NICE recommended screening2008 % Of services offering screening (count)
Coeliac disease at diagnosis94
Coeliac every 3 years until transfer89
Thyroid disease at diagnosis97
Thyroid annually after diagnosis88
Retinopathy annually from 12 years100 (123)
Microalbuminuria annually from 12 years99
BP annually from 12 years98 (122)
  • BP, blood pressure; NICE, National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.