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Olle Melander

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Multiple anthropometric measures in relation to incidence of diabetes: a Swedish population-based cohort study.

Author

  • Yan Borné
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Olle Melander
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Gunnar Engström

Summary, in English

Obesity is the major modifiable risk factor for diabetes. This study investigated the incidence of diabetes in relation to multiple anthropometric measures.

Department/s

  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2015

Language

English

Pages

1100-1105

Publication/Series

European Journal of Public Health

Volume

25

Issue

6

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Topic

  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology

Status

Published

Research group

  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1101-1262