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Impact of obesity and type 2 diabetes on health-related quality of life in the general population in England.

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BACKGROUND: Weight gain can contribute towards the development of type 2 diabetes (T2D), and some treatments for T2D can lead to weight gain. The aim of this study was to determine whether having T2D and also being obese had a greater or lesser impact on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) than having either of the two conditions alone. METHODS: The 2003 dataset of the Health Survey for England (HSE) was analyzed using multiple regression analyses to examine the influence of obesity and T...

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10.2147/dmsott.s7088

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Journal:
Diabetes, metabolic syndrome and obesity : targets and therapy
Volume:
2
Pages:
179-184
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1178-7007
URN:
uuid:692bb055-91fb-4949-bd05-c0a62569a77c
Source identifiers:
176430
Local pid:
pubs:176430

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