Combined Influence of Insulin Resistance, Overweight/Obesity, and Fatty Liver as Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes

@inproceedings{Sung2012CombinedIO,
  title={Combined Influence of Insulin Resistance, Overweight/Obesity, and Fatty Liver as Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes},
  author={Ki-Chul Sung and Woo-Shin Jeong and Sarah H Wild and Christopher D Byrne},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE There is dissociation between insulin resistance, overweight/obesity, and fatty liver as risk factors for type 2 diabetes, suggesting that different mechanisms are involved. Our aim was to 1) quantify risk of incident diabetes at follow-up with different combinations of these risk factors at baseline and 2) determine whether each is an independent risk factor for diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We examined 12,853 subjects without diabetes from a South Korean occupational… CONTINUE READING
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