Journal article

Continuous and Dichotomous Metabolic Syndrome Definitions in Youth Predict Adult Type 2 Diabetes and Carotid Artery Intima Media Thickness: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study

Costan G Magnussen, Sanith Cheriyan, Matthew A Sabin, Markus Juonala, Juha Koskinen, Russell Thomson, Michael R Skilton, Mika Kahonen, Tomi Laitinen, Leena Taittonen, Nina Hutri-Kahonen, Jorma SA Viikari, Olli T Raitakari

The Journal of Pediatrics | MOSBY-ELSEVIER | Published : 2016

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Awarded by Academy of Finland


Awarded by Turku University Hospital Medical


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study is supported by the Academy of Finland (126925, 121584, 124282, 129378, 117797, and 41071), the Social Insurance Institution of Finland, Kuopio, Tampere and Turku University Hospital Medical (9M048 and 9N035), Juho Vainio Foundation, Paavo Nurmi Foundation, Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research, Finnish Cultural Foundation. C.M. and M.S. are supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship (APP1037559 and APP1012201, respectively). M.S. also is supported through a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellowship (1004474). The authors declare no conflicts of interest.