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Insomnia symptoms as a cause of type 2 diabetes Incidence: a 20 year cohort study

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BACKGROUND: Insomnia symptoms are associated with type 2 diabetes incidence but are also associated with a range of potential time-varying covariates which may confound and/or mediate associations. We aimed to assess whether cumulative exposure to insomnia symptoms has a causal effect on type 2 diabetes incidence.

METHODS: A prospective cohort study in the West of Scotland, following respondents for 20 years from age 36. 996 respondents were free of diabetes at baseline and had vali...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12888-017-1268-4

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University of Oxford
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St Edmund Hall
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Green, M
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SPHSU 13
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Popham, F
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SPHSU 13
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Psychiatry Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
94
Pages:
1-8
Publication date:
2017-03-16
Acceptance date:
2017-03-14
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ISSN:
1471-244X
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686852
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English
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uuid:1b05834a-4fd1-48df-a471-0bd39313a171
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pubs:686852
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2017-07-14

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