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National Cholesterol Education Program Versus World Health Organization Metabolic Syndrome in Relation to All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality in the San Antonio Heart Study
Background—To assess the utility of clinical definitions of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) to identify individuals with increased cardiovascular risk, we examined the relation between the MetS, using… Expand
Fueling the obesity epidemic? Artificially sweetened beverage use and long-term weight gain.
We have examined the relationship between artificially sweetened beverage (ASB) consumption and long-term weight gain in the San Antonio Heart Study. From 1979 to 1988, height, weight, and ASB… Expand
The increasing prevalence of diabetes in pregnancy.
The authors review studies published in the past 10 years that examine the prevalence and trends in the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). The prevalence of GDM in a population is… Expand
Who returns for postpartum glucose screening following gestational diabetes mellitus?
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence of postpartum impaired glucose regulation (IGR) and factors associated with glucose screening following gestational diabetes… Expand
All-cause and cardiovascular mortality among Mexican-American and non-Hispanic White older participants in the San Antonio Heart Study- evidence against the "Hispanic paradox".
- K. Hunt, Roy G. Resendez, K. Williams, S. Haffner, M. Stern, H. Hazuda
- American journal of epidemiology
- 1 December 2003
The observation that Hispanics have lower all-cause and cardiovascular mortality rates despite increased rates of diabetes and obesity and lower socioeconomic status has been termed the "Hispanic… Expand
Analysis of obesity and hyperinsulinemia in the development of metabolic syndrome: San Antonio Heart Study.
- T. S. Han, K. Williams, N. Sattar, K. Hunt, M. Lean, S. Haffner
- Obesity research
- 1 September 2002
OBJECTIVE To use standardized cut-offs of body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, waist-to-hip ratio, and fasting insulin levels to predict the development of metabolic disorders and metabolic… Expand
Trend in the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its impact on cardiovascular disease incidence: the San Antonio Heart Study.
OBJECTIVE With the current obesity epidemic, one would expect a prevalence increase in the metabolic syndrome. Therefore, in the San Antonio Heart Study, a population-based study with worsening… Expand
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CONTROL SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY
APPLIED OPTIMAL CONTROL AND ESTIMATION : DIGITAL DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION
- K. Hunt
- 1 August 1993
Elevated Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness Levels in Individuals Who Subsequently Develop Type 2 Diabetes
- K. Hunt, K. Williams, +4 authors C. González Villalpando
- Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular…
- 1 October 2003
Objective—We examined whether B-mode ultrasound–detected carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) was elevated before the onset of clinical diabetes. Methods and Results—The study population for… Expand