The Prevalence of Insulin Resistance in the Turkish Population: A Study Conducted with 3331 Participants


Kaya A., TURAN E. , UYAR M., BAYRAM F., TURAN Y.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND ONCOLOGY, vol.1, no.4, pp.202-206, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/ejmo.2017.02886
  • Title of Journal : EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.202-206

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this study was to apply the homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) and examine the relationships between age, sex, and body mass index (BMI) and the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and insulin resistance (IR) in the Turkish population of different regions of the country.