Exercise capacity and body composition as predictors of mortality among men with diabetes.

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OBJECTIVE To quantify the relation of fitness to mortality among men with diabetes, adjusted for BMI and within levels of BMI. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS In this observational cohort study, we calculated all-cause death rates in men with diabetes across quartiles of fitness and BMI categories. Study participants were 2,196 men with diabetes (average age… (More)

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@article{Church2004ExerciseCA, title={Exercise capacity and body composition as predictors of mortality among men with diabetes.}, author={Timothy S Church and Yiling J. Cheng and Conrad P Earnest and Carolyn E. Barlow and Larry W Gibbons and Elisa Lynne Priest and Steven Noel Blair}, journal={Diabetes care}, year={2004}, volume={27 1}, pages={83-8} }