Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in individuals with hyperuricemia.

@article{Choi2007PrevalenceOT,
  title={Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in individuals with hyperuricemia.},
  author={Hyon K. Choi and Earl S. Ford},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={120 5},
  pages={442-7}
}
PURPOSE The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted, but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear. Our objective was to determine the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome according to serum uric acid levels in a nationally representative sample of US adults. METHODS By using data from 8669 participants aged 20 years and more in The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988… CONTINUE READING

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We used both the revised and original National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel ( NCEP / ATP ) III criteria to define the metabolic syndrome .
We used both the revised and original National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel ( NCEP / ATP ) III criteria to define the metabolic syndrome .
We used both the revised and original National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel ( NCEP / ATP ) III criteria to define the metabolic syndrome .
The increasing trends persisted in subgroups stratified by sex , age group , alcohol intake , body mass index , hypertension , and diabetes .
The increasing trends persisted in subgroups stratified by sex , age group , alcohol intake , body mass index , hypertension , and diabetes .
The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted , but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear .
The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted , but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear .
The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted , but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear .
We used both the revised and original National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel ( NCEP / ATP ) III criteria to define the metabolic syndrome .
The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted , but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear .
The link between hyperuricemia and insulin resistance has been noted , but the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome by recent definitions among individuals with hyperuricemia remains unclear .
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