Associations of general and central adiposity with incident diabetes in Chinese men and women.
We assess associations of general and central adiposity in middle-age, and of young adulthood adiposity, with incident diabetes in adult Chinese, and estimate the associated population burden of diabetes.
Research Design and Methods
The prospective China Kadoorie Biobank enrolled 512,891 adults aged 30-79 years from 10 localities across China during 2004-08. During 9.2 years follow-up, 13,416 cases of diabetes were recorded among 482,589 participants wit...Expand abstract
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