Blood glucose and risk of cardiovascular disease in the Asia Pacific region.

@article{Lawes2004BloodGA,
  title={Blood glucose and risk of cardiovascular disease in the Asia Pacific region.},
  author={Carlene M. M. Lawes and Varsha Parag and Derrick A Bennett and Il Woo Suh and Tai Hing Lam and Gary George Whitlock and Federica Barzi and Mark Woodward},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 12},
  pages={2836-42}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the shape and strength of the association between usual blood glucose and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Asian and Australasian cohorts and to determine the impact of adjusting for other determinants of CVD risk and excluding people with diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Relative risk estimates and 95% CIs were calculated from Cox models, stratified by sex and cohort, and adjusted for age at risk on individual participant data from 17 cohort studies. Repeat… CONTINUE READING

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