TITLE

Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome Among Korean Adults According to the Criteria of the International Diabetes Federation

AUTHOR(S)
Park, Hye Soon; Lee, Sang Yeoup; Kim, Seon Mee; Han, Jee Hye; Kim, Dae Jung
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Diabetes Care;Apr2006, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p933
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which assessed the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome according to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) criteria, using ethnicity- and sex-specific cutoff values for central obesity in Korea. Research design and methods; Age-adjusted prevalence of the metabolic syndrome; Prevalence of metabolic syndrome for Korean men and women; Feature of the IDF criteria.
ACCESSION #
20443269

 

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