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Prevalence of Diabetes and Impaired Fasting Glucose in Adults in the U.S. Population
OBJECTIVE—The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalences of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes, and impaired fasting glucose (IFG) in U.S. adults during 1999–2002, and compare prevalencesExpand
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Full Accounting of Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes in the U.S. Population in 1988–1994 and 2005–2006
OBJECTIVE—We examined the prevalences of diagnosed diabetes, and undiagnosed diabetes and pre-diabetes using fasting and 2-h oral glucose tolerance test values, in the U.S. during 2005–2006. We thenExpand
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The long-term effect of lifestyle interventions to prevent diabetes in the China Da Qing Diabetes Prevention Study: a 20-year follow-up study
BACKGROUND Intensive lifestyle interventions can reduce the incidence of type 2 diabetes in people with impaired glucose tolerance, but how long these benefits extend beyond the period of activeExpand
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Projection of the year 2050 burden of diabetes in the US adult population: dynamic modeling of incidence, mortality, and prediabetes prevalence
BackgroundPeople with diabetes can suffer from diverse complications that seriously erode quality of life. Diabetes, costing the United States more than $174 billion per year in 2007, is expected toExpand
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A collection of Physical Activity Questionnaires for health-related research.
Introduction; Section I. Physical Activity Questionnaires Used in the General Population; Section II. Physical Activity Questionnaires for Older Adults; Section III. Physical Activity QuestionnairesExpand
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Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in the United States, 2005-2008.
CONTEXT The prevalence of diabetes in the United States has increased. People with diabetes are at risk for diabetic retinopathy. No recent national population-based estimate of the prevalence andExpand
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Changes in diabetes-related complications in the United States, 1990-2010.
BACKGROUND Preventive care for adults with diabetes has improved substantially in recent decades. We examined trends in the incidence of diabetes-related complications in the United States from 1990Expand
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Socioeconomic position and health among persons with diabetes mellitus: a conceptual framework and review of the literature.
There has been a resurgence of interest in the relation between health and socioeconomic position (SEP). SEP encompasses two important notions: the influence of the structural location of individualsExpand
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The Evolving Diabetes Burden in the United States
Diabetes was first described in ancient times with the cardinal symptoms of polyuria, polydipsia, and polyphagia (1). The use of uniform diagnostic criteria provided a means to reliably track theExpand
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Prevalence of Diabetes and High Risk for Diabetes Using A1C Criteria in the U.S. Population in 1988–2006
OBJECTIVE We examined prevalences of previously diagnosed diabetes and undiagnosed diabetes and high risk for diabetes using recently suggested A1C criteria in the U.S. during 2003–2006. We comparedExpand
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