Dietary associations with prediabetic states—The DR's EXTRA Study (ISRCTN45977199)

  title={Dietary associations with prediabetic states—The DR's EXTRA Study (ISRCTN45977199)},
  author={Harri Heikkil{\"a} and U Schwab and Benno Krachler and Roope M{\"a}nnikk{\"o} and Rainer Rauramaa},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
Background/objectives:Impaired fasting plasma glucose (IFG) and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) predict development of type 2 diabetes (T2D), but display different pathophysiology for T2D. We studied the association of selected food items and nutrients with IFG, IGT and combined IFG and IGT (IFG+IGT), independent of cardiorespiratory fitness (VO2max).Subjects/methods:In a population-based sample of 1261 individuals, aged 58–78 years, we identified 126 subjects with IFG, 97 with IGT and 49 with… CONTINUE READING
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