UKPDS Outcomes Model

This page is used to inform visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of your information, including personal information if you decide to use the UKPDS Outcomes Model.

Collection of data

The UKPDS Outcomes Model uses Microsoft Excel workbooks to store the data it is required to process. These files are stored in a location of your choosing.

When asked to perform a simulation the UKPDS Outcomes Model Controller application performs the following actions:

At no point during this process is the data sent outside of your computer. We do not use or share your information with anyone.

If you choose to use our application, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy.

Management of licenses

As a licence is required to use the UKPDS Outcomes Model, DTU will collect the information required to identify the licensees and the terms of their license. This information will be kept in a secure manner and only used in the administration of the license.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory. The UKPDS Outcomes Model does not use cookies.

Links to other sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Changes to this privacy policy

We may update this privacy notice from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new privacy notice on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.