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.
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2008|
- Adolescent, Adult, Cardiovascular Diseases, Great Britain, Humans, Intelligence, Interviews as Topic, Metabolic Syndrome X, Military Personnel, Retrospective Studies, Vietnam Conflict