Life-course socio-economic position, area deprivation and Type 2 diabetes: findings from the British Women's Heart and Health Study.

@article{Andersen2008LifecourseSP,
  title={Life-course socio-economic position, area deprivation and Type 2 diabetes: findings from the British Women's Heart and Health Study.},
  author={Anne Friis Andersen and Claire Carson and Hilary C. Watt and Debbie A Lawlor and Kirsten Avlund and Shah Ebrahim},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={25 12},
  pages={1462-8}
}
OBJECTIVES We examined whether area deprivation influenced risk of Type 2 diabetes, fasting blood glucose and insulin resistance over and above the effect of individual socio-economic position (SEP) measured across the life course. METHODS A cross-sectional analysis of 4286 women aged 60 to 79 years from 457 British electoral wards in 23 towns. RESULTS Area deprivation was positively associated with diagnosed [odds ratio (OR) 1.32, 95% confidence interval (CI) 1.13, 1.53, per quintile of… CONTINUE READING

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We examined whether area deprivation influenced risk of Type 2 diabetes , fasting blood glucose and insulin resistance over and above the effect of individual socio - economic position ( SEP ) measured across the life course . METHODS .
Area level deprivation independently influences diagnosed Type 2 diabetes , insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose .
We examined whether area deprivation influenced risk of Type 2 diabetes , fasting blood glucose and insulin resistance over and above the effect of individual socio - economic position ( SEP ) measured across the life course . METHODS .
Area level deprivation independently influences diagnosed Type 2 diabetes , insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose .
We examined whether area deprivation influenced risk of Type 2 diabetes , fasting blood glucose and insulin resistance over and above the effect of individual socio - economic position ( SEP ) measured across the life course . METHODS .
Area level deprivation independently influences diagnosed Type 2 diabetes , insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose .
We examined whether area deprivation influenced risk of Type 2 diabetes , fasting blood glucose and insulin resistance over and above the effect of individual socio - economic position ( SEP ) measured across the life course . METHODS .
Area level deprivation independently influences diagnosed Type 2 diabetes , insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose .
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