Intimal media thickness, glucose intolerance and metabolic syndrome in Asian Indians--the Chennai Urban Rural Epidemiology Study (CURES -22).

@article{Mohan2006IntimalMT,
  title={Intimal media thickness, glucose intolerance and metabolic syndrome in Asian Indians--the Chennai Urban Rural Epidemiology Study (CURES -22).},
  author={Viswanathan Mohan and Kuppan Gokulakrishnan and S. Ratna Sandeep and Brijendra Kumar Srivastava and Radhakrishnan Ravikumar and R Manasa Deepa},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={23 8},
  pages={845-50}
}
AIMS The aim of the present study was to assess carotid intimal media thickness (IMT) in different grades of glucose intolerance and the metabolic syndrome (MS) in Asian Indians, a high-risk group for diabetes and coronary artery disease. METHODS Subjects with normal glucose tolerance (NGT) (n = 1600), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) (n = 330), newly diagnosed diabetes (NDD) (n = 330) and known diabetes (KD) (n = 1170) were recruited from the Chennai Urban Rural Epidemiology Study (CURES… CONTINUE READING

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