Diagnosing metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetic Turkish patients: comparison of AHA/NHLBI and IDF definitions


BASOL G., BARUTÇUOĞLU B. , CAKIR Y., OZMEN B., PARILDAR Z. , KÖSE T. , ...Daha Fazla

BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, cilt.112, ss.253-259, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 112 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.253-259

Özet

Objectives: The objective of this study was to determine the percentage of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a Turkish population with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) according to the American Heart Association/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (AHA/NHLBI) and International Diabetes Federation (IDF) definitions and to assess the agreement among these definitions.