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- Kee, F., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Journal of human nutrition and dietetics 2018 v.31 no.4 pp. 451-462
- Mediterranean diet; adults; attitudes and opinions; body weight; cardiovascular diseases; cooking; cultural differences; eating habits; females; focus groups; noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; qualitative analysis; risk factors; uncertainty; Northern European region
- ... BACKGROUND: Strong evidence links the consumption of a Mediterranean diet (MD) with a reduced cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk; however, there is uncertainty as to whether non‐Mediterranean regions will adopt this diet. The present qualitative research aimed to investigate attitudes towards a MD in individuals at high CVD risk in a Northern European population. This information is needed to infor ...
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- International journal of obesity 2010 v.34 no.1 pp. 118-126
- heart diseases; men; prediction; adipokines; middle-aged adults; Europeans; risk factors; regression analysis
- ... Objectives: We sought to investigate the association of a set of adipocytokines, including total adiponectin, adipsin, resistin, leptin and plasminogen activator inihibitor-1 (PAI-1), with future CHD events in apparently healthy men. Methods: We built a nested case-control study within the PRIME Study, a multicenter prospective cohort of 9779 healthy European middle-aged men. Total adiponectin, ad ...