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Macrovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Kerin O'Dea, Kevin G. Rowley

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Macrovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
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Macrovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
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Kerin O'Dea, Kevin G. Rowley
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eng
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Examines the association between insulin resistance (IR) in young (under 45 years) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and cardiovascular disease risk factors (BMI (body mass index), waist/hip ratio glucose tolerance, blood pressure and plasma lipids); the finding that there was no relationship between IR and plasma glucose or IR and blood pressure indicates that social and environmental factors may play a large role in the high prevalence of IR in young Indigenous Australian populations; metabolic abnormalities; metabolic syndrome
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Macrovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Kerin O'Dea, Kevin G. Rowley
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p. 9-16
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Macrovascular disease risk factors and insulin resistance in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Kerin O'Dea, Kevin G. Rowley
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
p. 9-16
Other physical details
ill.

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