Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and mortality events in adults with type 2 diabetes - a 10-year follow-up: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study.

@article{Afsharian2016RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and mortality events in adults with type 2 diabetes - a 10-year follow-up: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study.},
  author={Sheila Afsharian and Samaneh Akbarpour and Hengameh Abdi and Farhad Sheikholeslami and Ali Moeini and Davood Khalili and Amir Abbas Momenan and Fereidoun Azizi and Farzad Hadaegh},
  journal={Diabetes/metabolism research and reviews},
  year={2016},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={596-606}
}
BACKGROUND To identify risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and mortality events in patients with type 2 diabetes and to calculate their population attributable fraction among a representative Iranian population. METHODS A total of 1198 patients with type 2 diabetes (504 men and 694 women), aged ≥30 years, without prevalent CVD, with a median follow-up of 10 years were included in current study. To examine the association between risk factors and their outcomes, multivariate sex… CONTINUE READING
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