Metabolic Syndrome in Healthy Obese, Overweight and Normal Weight Individuals: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study


OBJECTIVE There is recent interest in characterizing the subset of obese (OB) individuals who have healthy metabolic profiles yet only two studies have examined this group prospectively but not in racially diverse populations. DESIGN AND METHODS We analyzed factors associated with the prevalence and incidence of metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) among… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/oby.20248