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Paul Zimmet, The Metabolic Syndrome: Does It Exist? – Medscape – Sep 10, 2007.
The joint position issued by The American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)
]In the 1920s by Kylin, a Swedish physician
An aggregation of cardiovascular risk factors
Cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes
A cluster with no implications regarding etiology. It is, by definition, a set of symptoms or conditions that occur together and suggest the presence of a disease or an increased chance of developing the disease
Yes he does
The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel ATP III
No, it is not meant to be a risk assessment tool for short-term, 10-year risk
Global risk algorithms, e.g. that provided by the Framingham Heart Study
To focus on people, in both the community and clinical settings, who are at high risk of developing cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes