Adolescent BMI trajectory and risk of diabetes versus coronary disease.

@article{Tirosh2011AdolescentBT,
  title={Adolescent BMI trajectory and risk of diabetes versus coronary disease.},
  author={Amir Tirosh and Iris Shai and Arnon Afek and Gal Dubnov-Raz and Nir Ayalon and Barak Gordon and E Derazne and Dorit Tzur and Ari Shamis and Shlomo Vinker and Assaf Rudich},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={364 14},
  pages={1315-25}
}
BACKGROUND The association of body-mass index (BMI) from adolescence to adulthood with obesity-related diseases in young adults has not been completely delineated. METHODS We conducted a prospective study in which we followed 37,674 apparently healthy young men for incident angiography-proven coronary heart disease and diabetes through the Staff Periodic… CONTINUE READING