Prevalence of dyslipidemia and associated risk factors among Turkish adults: Trabzon lipid study

@article{Erem2008PrevalenceOD,
  title={Prevalence of dyslipidemia and associated risk factors among Turkish adults: Trabzon lipid study},
  author={Cihangir Erem and Arif Bayram Hacihasanoğlu and Orhan Deḡer and Mustafa Eray Kocak and Murat Topbas},
  journal={Endocrine},
  year={2008},
  volume={34},
  pages={36-51}
}
The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of dyslipidemia as defined by NCEP ATP III criteria in the Trabzon Region of Turkey and to determine its associations with cardiovascular risk factors [hypertension (HT), body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), and fasting serum glucose (FBG)] demographic factors (age, sex, obesity, marital status, reproductive history in women, and level of education), socioeconomic factors (household income and… CONTINUE READING
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