Metabolic syndrome among pre- and post-menopausal rural women in Bangladesh: result from a population-based study

@inproceedings{Jesmin2012MetabolicSA,
  title={Metabolic syndrome among pre- and post-menopausal rural women in Bangladesh: result from a population-based study},
  author={Subrina Jesmin and A. M. Shahidul Islam and Shamima Akter and Md Majedul Islam and Sayeeda Nusrat Sultana and Noritaka Yamaguchi and Osamu Tatsuma Okazaki and Masao Moroi and Michiaki Hiroe and Sosuke Kimura and Tetsu Watanabe and Kawano Saturo and Taro Mizutani},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2012}
}
Prevalence of non-communicable diseases are a challenging problems among menopausal women specially in a least developed country like Bangladesh, where majority of women suffering from at least one chronic diseases after menopausal age. So, the main objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and related risk factors in Bangladeshi pre- and post-menopausal women living in the rural setting. This study is based on a community based cross-sectional survey among… CONTINUE READING

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