Role of hypertension in the association of overweight and obesity with diabetes among adults in Bangladesh: a population-based, cross-sectional nationally representative survey

Aims Overweight and obesity (OWOB) is a modifiable risk factor for both hypertension and diabetes. However, the association between OWOB and diabetes among Bangladeshi adults and how hypertension may mediate this relationship are not well explored. This study aimed to examine (1) whether OWOB is ind...

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Main Authors: Rajat Das Gupta, Md Belal Hossain, Jahidur Rahman Khan
Format: Article
Published: BMJ Publishing Group 2021-07-01
Series:BMJ Open
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