Could quality of life impact the prevalence of metabolic syndrome? Results from a population-based study of Swedish women: the Women's Health in the Lund Area Study.

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BACKGROUND The metabolic syndrome is regarded as an important risk factor for diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. Metabolic syndrome could be associated with impaired quality of life (QoL). METHODS The Women's Health in the Lund Area (WHILA) project covers 10,766 women born between December 2, 1935, and December 1, 1945, living in the Lund area… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/met.2008.0014

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@article{Qader2008CouldQO, title={Could quality of life impact the prevalence of metabolic syndrome? Results from a population-based study of Swedish women: the Women's Health in the Lund Area Study.}, author={Saleem Sa’aed Qader and Yasameen A Shakir and G{\"{o}ran N. Samsioe}, journal={Metabolic syndrome and related disorders}, year={2008}, volume={6 3}, pages={203-7} }