Clustering of heart disease risk factors in diabetic compared to nondiabetic adults.

@article{Wingard1983ClusteringOH,
  title={Clustering of heart disease risk factors in diabetic compared to nondiabetic adults.},
  author={Deborah L. Wingard and Elizabeth Barrett-Connor and Michael H. Criqui and Lucina Suarez},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={117 1},
  pages={19-26}
}
In a population-based study conducted by the Lipid Research Clinic between 1972 and 1974, the authors investigated the frequency and clustering of five heart disease risk factors--cholesterol, triglycerides, systolic blood pressure, obesity, and cigarette smoking--in 347 diabetic and 2285 euglycemic nondiabetic adults aged 35 to 79 years. Diabetics were… CONTINUE READING