Prevalence of insulin resistance and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors among Thai adults over 35 years old.

@article{Do2010PrevalenceOI,
  title={Prevalence of insulin resistance and its relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors among Thai adults over 35 years old.},
  author={Hau D Do and Vitool Lohsoonthorn and Wiroj Jiamjarasrangsi and Somrat Lertmaharit and Michelle A. Williams},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2010},
  volume={89 3},
  pages={303-8}
}
AIMS To estimate the prevalence of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) and to study its relationship with selected cardiovascular disease risk factors among Thai adults. METHODS This cross-sectional study was comprised of 227 men and 990 women undergoing routine health check-up. The prevalence of insulin resistance was estimated using diagnostic criteria previously employed in Asian and other populations. Spearman's rank correlation coefficients were used to evaluate associations of HOMA-IR with… CONTINUE READING

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