Shift work and diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis of observational studies.

  title={Shift work and diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis of observational studies.},
  author={Yong Gan and Chen Yang and Xinyue Tong and Huilian Sun and Yingjie Cong and Xiaoxu Yin and Liqing Li and Shiyi Cao and Xiaoxin Dong and Yanhong Gong and Oumin Shi and Jian Deng and Huashan Bi and Zuxun Lu},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  volume={72 1},
BACKGROUND Observational studies suggest that shift work may be associated with diabetes mellitus (DM). However, the results are inconsistent. No systematic reviews have applied quantitative techniques to compute summary risk estimates. OBJECTIVES To conduct a meta-analysis of observational studies assessing the association between shift work and the risk of DM. METHODS Relevant studies were identified by a search of PubMed, Embase, Web of Science and ProQuest Dissertation and Theses… CONTINUE READING
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