Population-based study of diabetes and risk characteristics in Turkey - Results of the Turkish Diabetes Epidemiology Study (TURDEP)

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Satman I., Yilmaz T., Sengul A., Salman S., Salman F., Uygur S., ...More

DIABETES CARE, vol.25, no.9, pp.1551-1556, 2002 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.2337/diacare.25.9.1551
  • Journal Name: DIABETES CARE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1551-1556


OBJECTIVES- To investigate for the first time the prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) nationwide in Turkey; to assess regional variations and relationships between glucose intolerance and lifestyle and physical risk factors.