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Meta-Analysis: Glycosylated Hemoglobin and Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes Mellitus
Context The relationship between glycosylated hemoglobin and cardiovascular disease in diabetic persons is less clear than its relationship with microvascular disease. Contribution This meta-analysisExpand
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The metabolic syndrome and 11-year risk of incident cardiovascular disease in the atherosclerosis risk in communities study.
OBJECTIVE To assess the magnitude of the association between the National Cholesterol Education Program's Third Adult Treatment Panel Report (ATP III) definition of the metabolic syndrome andExpand
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Update on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Light of Recent Evidence: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the American
Cardiovascular disease risk factor control as primary prevention in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus has changed substantially in the past few years. The purpose of this scientific statement isExpand
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Association of weight status with mortality in adults with incident diabetes.
CONTEXT Type 2 diabetes in normal-weight adults (body mass index [BMI] <25) is a representation of the metabolically obese normal-weight phenotype with unknown mortality consequences. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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The cardiovascular toll of stress
Psychological stress elicits measurable changes in sympathetic-parasympathetic balance and the tone of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, which might negatively affect the cardiovascular systemExpand
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Clinical review: Prevalence and incidence of endocrine and metabolic disorders in the United States: a comprehensive review.
CONTEXT There has not been a comprehensive compilation of data regarding the epidemiology of all endocrine and metabolic disorders in the United States. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION We included 54Expand
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Examining a bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and diabetes.
CONTEXT Depressive symptoms are associated with development of type 2 diabetes, but it is unclear whether type 2 diabetes is a risk factor for elevated depressive symptoms. OBJECTIVE To examine theExpand
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Health disparities in endocrine disorders: biological, clinical, and nonclinical factors--an Endocrine Society scientific statement.
OBJECTIVE The aim was to provide a scholarly review of the published literature on biological, clinical, and nonclinical contributors to race/ethnic and sex disparities in endocrine disorders and toExpand
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Identifying individuals at high risk for diabetes: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study.
OBJECTIVE To develop and evaluate clinical rules to predict risk for diabetes in middle-aged adults. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities is a cohort study conductedExpand
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Glycemic control and coronary heart disease risk in persons with and without diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study.
BACKGROUND Chronic hyperglycemia has been hypothesized to contribute to coronary heart disease (CHD), but the extent to which hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) level, a marker of long-term glycemic control,Expand
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