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Prevalence of metabolic syndrome by the Adult Treatment Panel III, International Diabetes Federation, and World Health Organization definitions and their association with coronary heart disease in an elderly Iranian population.
To determine the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS) in an Iranian elderly population and show its association with coronary heart disease (CHD).
A single test of antimullerian hormone in late reproductive-aged women is a good predictor of menopause.
The aim of this study was to assess the capability of a single measurement of antimullerian hormone (AMH) to predict menopause status in late reproductive-aged women.
Trends of obesity and abdominal obesity in Tehranian adults: a cohort study.
Considering the increasing trend of obesity reported in current data, this study was conducted to examine trends of obesity and abdominal obesity among Tehranian adults during a median follow-up of 6.6 years.
The influence of cigarette and qalyan (hookah) smoking on serum nitric oxide metabolite concentration.
To assess the effect of exposure to cigarette and qalyan (hookah) smoking on serum nitric oxide (NO) metabolites (NO(x)) concentration.
Reproducibility and relative validity of food group intake in a food frequency questionnaire developed for the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study.
To examine the validity and reproducibility of food groups in the semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) developed for the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study (TLGS).
Reduction in incidence of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention in a middle eastern community.
Very few studies have used community-based interventions for primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes, and the direct effect of such interventions on diabetes incidence is relatively unknown.
Metabolic syndrome predicts poor health-related quality of life in women but not in men: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study.
To compare health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in those with and without metabolic syndrome in a general Iranian population.
Pediatric reference values for serum magnesium levels in Iranian subjects.
Magnesium (Mg), an essential element, plays important roles in many physiological functions. Mg deficiency is associated with insulin resistance, cardiovascular disease, and disorders of the nervous system. The aim of this ...
Prevalence of hypo- and hypermagnesemia in an Iranian urban population.
Magnesium (Mg) plays an important role in metabolic processes and its deficiency or excess could adversely affect metabolism. Although magnesium deficiency and excess is associated with a variety of medical conditions, the ...