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Leptin and other components of the Metabolic Syndrome in Mauritius - A factor analysis

Hodge, A. M, Boyko, E. J, de Courten, Maximilian, Zimmet, P. Z, Chitson, P, Tuomilehto, J and Alberti, K. G. M. M (2001) Leptin and other components of the Metabolic Syndrome in Mauritius - A factor analysis. International Journal of Obesity, 25 (1). pp. 126-131. ISSN 0307-0565 (print) 1476-5497 (online)

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Abstract

The objective of this paper is: To use factor analysis to examine the putative role of leptin in the Metabolic Syndrome, and to define better the associations among observed variables and the identified factors.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: blood pressure, epidemiology, factor analysis, insulin resistance, leptin, metabolic syndrome, uric acid, metabolism, Mauritius
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1101 Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > College of Health and Biomedicine
Depositing User: Ms Julie Gardner
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2014 04:05
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2014 00:37
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/25465
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