Pre-morbid intelligence, the metabolic syndrome and mortality: the Vietnam Experience Study

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G D Batty, C R Gale, Laust Hvas Mortensen, C Langenberg, M J Shipley, I J Deary

We examined the relationship between pre-morbid intelligence quotient (IQ) and the metabolic syndrome, and assessed the role of the metabolic syndrome as a mediating factor in the association of IQ with total and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality.
Original languageEnglish
JournalDiabetologia
Volume51
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)436-43
Number of pages8
ISSN0012-186X
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2008

    Research areas

  • Adolescent, Adult, Cardiovascular Diseases, Great Britain, Humans, Intelligence, Interviews as Topic, Metabolic Syndrome X, Military Personnel, Retrospective Studies, Vietnam Conflict

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