Home|Journals|Articles by Year Follow on Twitter

Directory for Medical Articles
 

Open Access

Original Research

Natl J Med Res. 2015; 5(2): 116-121


PREVALENCE OF METABOLIC SYNDROME IN YOUNG V/S OLD APPARENTLY HEALTHY ASIAN INDIAN GUJARATI POPULATION

Hasit Joshi, Priyanka Patel, Komal Shah.

Abstract
Introduction: The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is an epidemiological construct of different permutations of risk factors. We aimed to compare and study the overall prevalence of MetS in healthy, asymptomatic young v/s old Gujarati population. Methods: This population based- cross sectional study involved a total of 3329 healthy adults of 18-70 years of age. Clinical data such as body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), blood pressure (BP) were measured along with the biochemical estimations of lipids and fasting blood glucose (FBS). The overall population was categorized in young (

Key words: Metabolic syndrome, Asymptomatic Gujarati population, Age, Gender



Similar Articles

Safe Zones for Percutaneous Carpal Tunnel Release.
Wu PT, Chern TC, Wu TT, Shao CJ, Wu KC, Kuo LC, Jou IM
Hand clinics. 2022; 38(1): 83-90

Contributing factors common to COVID‑19 and gastrointestinal cancer.
Kostoff RN, Briggs MB, Kanduc D, Shores DR, Kovatsi L, Drakoulis N, Porter AL, Tsatsakis A, Spandidos DA
Oncology reports. 2022; 47(1):

Cost-Effectiveness of Sonography-Guided Surgery.
Kinanga R, Moungondo F
Hand clinics. 2022; 38(1): 65-73

Preoperative Evaluation of Thenar Muscles in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Ultrasonography.
Nagura I, Kanatani T, Harada Y, Takase F, Inui A, Mifune Y, Kuroda R
Hand clinics. 2022; 38(1): 55-58

Sonographic Diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
Kluge S, Langer M, Schelle T
Hand clinics. 2022; 38(1): 35-53


Full-text options


Latest Statistics about COVID-19
• pubstat.org


Add your Article(s) to Indexes
• citeindex.org






Covid-19 Trends and Statistics
ScopeMed.com
CiteIndex.org
CancerLine
FoodsLine
PhytoMedline
Follow ScopeMed on Twitter
Author Tools
eJPort Journal Hosting
About BiblioMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

The articles in Bibliomed are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
ScopeMed is a Database Service for Scientific Publications. Copyright © ScopeMed® Information Services.



ScopeMed Web Sites