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Definition, diagnosis and classification of diabetes mellitus and its complications. Part 1: diagnosis and classification of diabetes mellitus. Provisional report of a WHO Consultation
A WHO Consultation has taken place in parallel with a report by an American Diabetes Association Expert Committee to re‐examine diagnostic criteria and classification of diabetes mellitus and is hoped that the new classification will allow better classification of individuals and lead to fewer therapeutic misjudgements. Expand
Harmonizing the metabolic syndrome: a joint interim statement of the International Diabetes Federation Task Force on Epidemiology and Prevention; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; American
It was agreed that there should not be an obligatory component, but that waist measurement would continue to be a useful preliminary screening tool, and a single set of cut points would be used for all components except waist circumference, for which further work is required. Expand
Metabolic syndrome—a new world‐wide definition. A Consensus Statement from the International Diabetes Federation
A unified working diagnostic tool for the metabolic syndrome that is convenient to use in clinical practice and that can be used world-wide so that data from different countries can be compared. Expand
The metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents – an IDF consensus report
The metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents – an IDF consensus report. Expand
Follow-up report on the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus.
The International Expert Committee was convened to reexamine the classification and diagnostic criteria of diabetes, which were based on the 1979 publication of the National Diabetes Data Group and subsequent WHO study group and adopted several changes to the diagnostic criteria for diabetes and for lesser degrees of impaired glucose regulation (IFG/IGT). Expand
Report of the expert committee on the diagnosis and classification of diabetes mellitus.
It was deemed essential to develop an appropriate, uniform terminology and a functional, working classification of diabetes that reflects the current knowledge about the disease. Expand
International Diabetes Federation: a consensus on Type 2 diabetes prevention
The primary goal of the workshop and this document was the prevention of Type 2 diabetes in both the developed and developing world and a second aim was to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in people who are identified as being at a higher risk of Type 1 diabetes. Expand
Heterogeneity of coronary heart disease risk factors in Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, and European origin populations: cross sectional study
This study shows that Indians, Pakistanis and Bangladeshis differ in a wide range of coronary risk factors and combining their data is misleading, and South Asians were disadvantaged in comparison with Europeans. Expand
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DSM-IV Criteria for Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) • Depressed mood or a loss of interest or pleasure in daily activities for more than two weeks. • Mood represents a change from the person'sExpand