Metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease: a meta-analysis.

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PURPOSE The use of different definitions of the metabolic syndrome has led to inconsistent results on the association between the metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease. We examined the association between the metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease. METHODS A MEDLINE search (1966-April 2005) was conducted to identify… (More)

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@article{Galassi2006MetabolicSA, title={Metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease: a meta-analysis.}, author={Andrea Galassi and Kristi Reynolds and Jiang Ying He}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2006}, volume={119 10}, pages={812-9} }