The metabolic syndrome and associated lifestyle factors among South Korean adults.

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INTRODUCTION The importance of managing the metabolic syndrome has been emphasized in the prevention of cardiovascular disease. Although South Koreans have a low prevalence of obesity, little information is available about the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its associated risk factors. METHODS Data was obtained from individuals aged 20-79 years… (More)

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@article{Park2004TheMS, title={The metabolic syndrome and associated lifestyle factors among South Korean adults.}, author={Hye Soon Park and Sang Woo Oh and Sung-il Cho and Woong Choi and Young Soel Kim}, journal={International journal of epidemiology}, year={2004}, volume={33 2}, pages={328-36} }