Predictors of progression from impaired glucose tolerance to NIDDM: an analysis of six prospective studies.

@article{Edelstein1997PredictorsOP,
  title={Predictors of progression from impaired glucose tolerance to NIDDM: an analysis of six prospective studies.},
  author={Sharon L. Edelstein and William C. Knowler and R P Bain and Reuben Andres and Elizabeth Barrett-Connor and Gary K. Dowse and Steven M. Haffner and David J. Pettitt and John David Sorkin and Denis C. Muller and Veronica Rose Collins and Richard F. Hamman},
  journal={Diabetes},
  year={1997},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={701-10}
}
Risk factors associated with the progression from impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) to NIDDM were examined in data from six prospective studies. IGT and NIDDM were defined in all studies by World Health Organization (WHO) criteria, and baseline risk factors were measured at the time of first recognition of IGT. The studies varied in size from 177 to 693 participants with IGT, and included men and women followed from 2 to 27 years after the recognition of IGT. Across the six studies, the… CONTINUE READING
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