A nationwide study of metabolic syndrome prevalence in Iran; a comparative analysis of six definitions.

<h4>Introduction</h4>To integrate and execute a proper preventive plan and reduce the risk of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), policy makers need to have access to both reliable data and a unique definition of metabolic syndrome (MetS). This study was conducted on the data collected by...

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Main Authors: Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy, Sahar Saeedi Moghaddam, Nazila Rezaei, Ali Sheidaei, Mohammad Javad Hajipour, Negar Mahmoudi, Zohreh Mahmoudi, Arezou Dilmaghani-Marand, Kamyar Rezaee, Mahdi Sabooni, Farideh Razi, Farzad Kompani, Alireza Delavari, Bagher Larijani, Farshad Farzadfar
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2021-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0241926