Joint Prevalence of Diabetes, Impaired Glucose Regulation, Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Chronic Kidney Disease in South Asians and White Europeans

@inproceedings{Khunti2013JointPO,
  title={Joint Prevalence of Diabetes, Impaired Glucose Regulation, Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Chronic Kidney Disease in South Asians and White Europeans},
  author={Kamlesh Khunti and Danielle H. Morris and Claire L. Weston and L J Gray and David R. Webb and Melanie J Davies},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Multiple vascular risk factors may confer very high risk, but the degree of commonality between risk factors is unclear, particularly among ethnic minorities. Furthermore, it is unknown what impact this commonality will have on the UK-based NHS Health Check Programme; a vascular disease prevention programme that screens individuals aged 40-74… CONTINUE READING