Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among Turkish adults


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Kozan Ö., OĞUZ A., Abacı A., Erol Ç., Öngen Z., Temizhan A., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.61, no.4, pp.548-553, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/sj.ejcn.1602554
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.548-553
  • Keywords: metabolic, syndrome, prevalence, URBAN-POPULATION, US ADULTS, CHOLESTEROL, OBESITY

Abstract

Objective: To determine prevalence of the metabolic syndrome ( MS) in a sample representing Turkish population using United States Adult Treatment Panel-3 guidelines.