Passive smoke exposure and risk of diabetes: a meta-analysis of prospective studies

  title={Passive smoke exposure and risk of diabetes: a meta-analysis of prospective studies},
  author={Kan Sun and Dan Liu and Chuan Wang and Meng Ren and Chuan Yang and Li Yan},
Abstract Epidemiological evidence suggests that passive smoke exposure is related to the development of diabetes. However, data on this issue are controversial. We conducted a meta-analysis to provide a quantitative assessment of the association between passive smoking and the risk of diabetes. We searched the Medline and Embase databases up to October 2013 to identify prospective cohort studies related to passive smoke exposure and incident diabetes. Summary effect estimates with 95… 

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  • M. Loeken
  • Medicine
    Diabetes/metabolism research and reviews
  • 2017
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