Diabetes, prediabetes and cancer mortality

  title={Diabetes, prediabetes and cancer mortality},
  author={X. H. Zhou and Qing Qiao and Bj{\"o}rn Zethelius and Kalevi Py{\"o}r{\"a}l{\"a} and Stefan S{\"o}derberg and Andrzej Pajak and Coen D A Stehouwer and R. Heine and Pekka J Jousilahti and Giacomo Ruotolo and Peter Nilsson and Giliola Calori and Jaakko Tuomilehto},
We aimed to investigate the risk of cancer mortality in relation to the glucose tolerance status classified according to the 2 h OGTT. Data from 17 European population-based or occupational cohorts involved in the DECODE study comprising 26,460 men and 18,195 women aged 25–90 years were collaboratively analysed. The cohorts were recruited between 1966 and 2004 and followed for 5.9 to 36.8 years. Cox proportional hazards analysis with adjustment for cohort, age, BMI, total cholesterol, blood… CONTINUE READING


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