Metabolic Syndrome in Iranian Youths: A Population-Based Study on Junior and High Schools Students in Rural and Urban Areas

Aim. The present population-based study aimed to assess prevalence of metabolic syndrome and itsrelated components in Iranian youth in the different sex, age, and residential subgroups. Method. Overall, 1039 junior high school and 953 high school students were selected using multistage random sampli...

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Main Authors: Alireza Ahmadi, Mojgan Gharipour, Fatemeh Nouri, Nizal Sarrafzadegan
Format: Article
Published: Hindawi Limited 2013-01-01
Series:Journal of Diabetes Research
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