TITLE

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and associated risk factors among Turkish adults: Trabzon MetS study

AUTHOR(S)
Arif Hacıhasanoglu; Ilgın Hosver; Halil Ersoz; Gamze Can
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Endocrine (1355008X);Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p269
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
37142366

 

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