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Diabetes epidemiology as a tool to trigger diabetes research and care

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Zimmet, P. Diabetes epidemiology as a tool to trigger diabetes research and care. Diabetologia 42, 499–518 (1999). https://doi.org/10.1007/s001250051188

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  • Keywords Epidemiology
  • Type II diabetes
  • epidemic
  • metabolic syndrome
  • insulin resistance
  • classification
  • criteria
  • leptin.