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Specific associations of insulin resistance with impaired health-related quality of life in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

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Insulin resistance is a metabolic abnormality that underlies Type 2 diabetes, the metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease, but it may also be associated with more global health deficits. This study assessed associations of insulin resistance with health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in different domains of physical and mental health in a large elderly population study. Cross-sectional data of 1212 participants from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study were analysed. Insulin resistance was a...

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10.1007/s11136-006-9129-5

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Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
3
Pages:
429-436
Publication date:
2007-04-01
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EISSN:
1573-2649
ISSN:
0962-9343
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English
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126602
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2013-11-17

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