Determinants and definition of abdominal obesity as related to risk of diabetes, metabolic syndrome and coronary disease in Turkish men: A prospective cohort study

Onat A., Uyarel H., Hergenc G., Karabulut A. , Albayrak S., Can G.

ATHEROSCLEROSIS, vol.191, no.1, pp.182-190, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 191 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2006.03.012
  • Title of Journal : ATHEROSCLEROSIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.182-190


We aimed to investigate determinants of abdominal obesity and its clinical impact on metabolic syndrome (MS), diabetes (DM) and coronary heart disease (CHD) in men.