A simple Indian diabetes risk score could help identify nondiabetic individuals at high risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (CURES-117).

@article{Anbalagan2012ASI,
  title={A simple Indian diabetes risk score could help identify nondiabetic individuals at high risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (CURES-117).},
  author={Viknesh Prabu Anbalagan and Vijayachandrika Venkataraman and Mamilla Vamsi and Mohan Deepa and Viswanathan Mohan},
  journal={Journal of diabetes science and technology},
  year={2012},
  volume={6 6},
  pages={1429-35}
}
OBJECTIVE We aim to determine whether a simple Indian diabetes risk score (IDRS) is associated with individuals with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) among nondiabetic Asian Indians. METHODS Nondiabetic participants (n = 409) were selected from the Chennai Urban Rural Epidemiology Study. Mean age was 40 ± 11.9 years, mean body mass index was 23.2 ± 3.9 kg/m(2), and 224 (54.8%) were women. The IDRS was classified as high (≥60), medium (30-50), and low (<30) risk. Non-alcoholic fatty… CONTINUE READING