Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in Pudong New Area of Shanghai using three proposed definitions among Chinese adults
- WHO: Metabolic syndrome not a useful diagnostic tool. Brannon, Matthew // Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p49
The article discusses the report of the World Health Organization (WHO) on metabolic syndrome as a useful educational concept published in an issue of "Diabetologia."
- Metabolic syndrome not a diagnosis. // Clinical Advisor;May2010, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p10
The article reports on the decision of the World Health Organization (WHO) that the metabolic syndrome should not be used as clinical diagnosis wherein the panel indicated the limited diagnostic criteria for the metabolic syndrome.
- The severity of coronary atherosclerosis in diabetic and non-diabetic metabolic syndrome patients diagnosed according to different criteria and undergoing elective angiography. Ertek, S.; Cicero, A. F.; Cesur, M.; Akcil, M.; Kayhan, T. Altuner; Avcioglu, U.; Korkmaz, M. E. // Acta Diabetologica;Mar2011, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p21
Our aim in this study was to evaluate the relationship between metabolic syndrome (MS) as defined by different criteria and the severity of coronary lesions in a sample of diabetic and non-diabetic patients undergoing elective coronary angiography. All patients had blood and urine tests,...
- Metabolic syndrome according to different definitions in a rapidly developing country of the African region. Kelliny, Clara; William, Julita; Riesen, Walter; Paccaud, Fred; Bovet, Pascal // Cardiovascular Diabetology;2008, Vol. 7, p1
Aims: We examined, in a country of the African region, i) the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) according to three definitions (ATP, WHO and IDF); ii) the distribution of the MetS criteria; iii) the level of agreement between these three definitions and iv) we also examined these...
- Metabolic syndrome prevalence is similar using different criteria. // Diabetes Digest;2011, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p155
The article offers information on the study regarding the use of different criteria from World Health Organization (WHO), International Diabetes Federation (IDF), and Adult Treatment Panel III (ATP III) in metabolic syndrome (MS) prevalence and association with erectile dysfunction (ED).
- WHO: Metabolic syndrome not a useful diagnostic tool. Brannon, Matthew // Endocrine Today;Apr2010, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p1
The article discusses a report from the World Health Organization (WHO) which concluded that metabolic syndrome is not useful as a tool for diagnosis in the prediction of cardiovascular disease (CVD) or diabetes.
- Waist Circumference and Metabolic Syndrome: A Review. Marjani, Abdoljalal // Annual Review & Research in Biology;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p1211
It is known that there is an increasing in prevalence of metabolic syndrome worldwide. The most investigated component of metabolic syndrome is waist circumference. The World Health Organization reported that waist circumference is the easiest and most efficient anthropometric index to be used...
- A COMPARISON OF THE NEW INTERNATIONAL DIABETES FEDERATION DEFINITION OF METABOLIC SYNDROME TO WHO AND NCEP DEFINITIONS IN CHINESE, EUROPEAN AND SOUTH ASIAN ORIGIN ADULTS. Unwin, Nigel; Bhopal, Raj; Hayes, Louise; White, Martin; Patel, Sheila; Ragoobirsingh, Dalip; Alberti, George // Ethnicity & Disease;Summer2007, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p522
Objectives: To compare the prevalence, agreement and phenotypic characteristics in three ethnic groups of the new International Diabetes Federation (IDF) definition of metabolic syndrome (MS) to the World Health Organization (WHO) and national cholesterol education program (NCEP) definitions....
- Prevalence and cardiovascular disease risk differences for erectile dysfunction patients by three metabolic syndrome definitions. Chang, S.-T.; Chu, C.-M.; Pan, K.-L.; Lin, Y.-S.; Wang, P.-C.; Shee, J.-J.; Chen, C.-S. // International Journal of Impotence Research;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p87
There is growing evidence of a link between ED, metabolic syndrome (MS) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). The study was to explore the prevalence of MS using three different definitions (World Health Organization (WHO), International Diabetes Foundation (IDF) and Adult Treatment Panel III (ATP...