[Relationship between physical activity and the incidence of metabolic syndrome in Chinese adults: a prospective cohort study].

@article{Meng2013RelationshipBP,
  title={[Relationship between physical activity and the incidence of metabolic syndrome in Chinese adults: a prospective cohort study].},
  author={De-jing Meng and Ji-chun Chen and Jian-Feng Huang and Ying Li and Lian-cheng Zhao and Xiao-qing Liu and Jian-Xin Li and Jie Cao and Ling Yu and Ying Deng and Na-Ying Chen and Dong-shuang Guo and Lian-Sheng Ruan and Dong-feng Gu},
  journal={Zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi [Chinese journal of preventive medicine]},
  year={2013},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={
          312-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between physical activity (PA) and the incidence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in Chinese adults. METHODS Data on PA and other variables were obtained at the baseline examination of China Multi-center study of Cardiovascular Epidemiology in 1998 and of International Collaborative study of Cardiovascular Disease in Asia(InterASIA) during 2000 - 2001. Follow-up study was conducted in 2007 - 2008. A total of 11 512 Chinese adults aged 35 - 74 years (5563 men… CONTINUE READING