Food patterns and components of the metabolic syndrome in men and women: a cross-sectional study within the Malmö Diet and Cancer cohort.

@article{Wirflt2001FoodPA,
  title={Food patterns and components of the metabolic syndrome in men and women: a cross-sectional study within the Malm{\"o} Diet and Cancer cohort.},
  author={Elisabet Wirf{\"a}lt and Bo Hedblad and Bo Gullberg and Ir{\'e}ne Mattisson and Carin Andr{\'e}n and U Rosander and Lars Janzon and G{\"o}ran GB Berglund},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={154 12},
  pages={1150-9}
}
This study examined the relations between food patterns and five components of the metabolic syndrome in a sample of Swedish men (n = 2,040) and women (n = 2,959) aged 45-68 years who joined the Malmö Diet and Cancer study from November 1991 to February 1994. Baseline examinations included an interview-administered diet history, a self-administered questionnaire, blood pressure and anthropologic measurements, and blood samples donated after an overnight fast. Cluster analysis identified six… CONTINUE READING
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