"Predictability of body mass index for diabetes: Affected by the presence of metabolic syndrome?"

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Metabolic syndrome (MetS) and body mass index (BMI, kg.m<sup>-2</sup>) are established independent risk factors in the development of diabetes; we prospectively examined their relative contributions and joint relationship...

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Main Authors: Khalili Davood, Safarkhani Maryam, Bozorgmanesh Mohammadreza, Hadaegh Farzad, Azizi Fereidoun
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2011-05-01
Series:BMC Public Health
Online Access:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/11/383