Unstable bodyweight and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus: A meta‐analysis

  title={Unstable bodyweight and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus: A meta‐analysis},
  author={Satoru Kodama and Kazuya Fujihara and Hajime Ishiguro and Chika Horikawa and Nobumasa Ohara and Yoko Yachi and Shiro Tanaka and Hitoshi Shimano and Kiminori Kato and Osamu Hanyu and Hirohito Sone},
  booktitle={Journal of diabetes investigation},
AIMS/INTRODUCTION The present meta-analysis aimed to clarify the association of unstable bodyweight with the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus, an association that has been controversial among longitudinal studies. MATERIALS AND METHODS An electronic literature search using EMBASE and MEDLINE was followed up to 31 August 2016. The relative risks (RRs) of type 2 diabetes mellitus in individuals with unstable bodyweight were pooled using the inverse variance method. RESULTS Eight studies were… CONTINUE READING
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