Saúl Suárez García

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BACKGROUND The Spanish Interdisciplinary Committee for Cardiovascular Prevention has recently drafted a consensus for adapting the European Cardiovascular Prevention Guide to the Spanish population, using SCORE as the risk-calculation method. This study is aimed as ascertaining the differences involved in changing over from the Framingham to the SCORE(More)
INTRODUCTION This study aimed to know the markers and routine biochemical measures that are associated to the insulin resistance (IR) and to develop an index of individual IR risk from them. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Cross-sectional study made in Primary Health Care population of both genders between 40 and 74 years (n = 2,143). A representative sample was(More)
OBJECTIVE Obesity is closely related to insulin-resistance (IR) but it is evaluated differently in the diverse definitions of the metabolic syndrome. The objective of this study was to verify the utility of different anthropometric measures to predict IR and to evaluate the best cut-off points. SUBJECTS AND METHOD We performed a cross-sectional study of(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The objective of the study is to know the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS), as well as to know the differences in its prevalence according to the Adult Treatment Panel of the National Cholesterol Education Program (ATP-III) and World Health Organization (WHO) criteria. PATIENTS AND METHOD Cross-sectional descriptive study(More)
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