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Gannar F, Cabrera de León A, Brito Díaz B, Del Cristo Rodríguez Pérez M, Marcelino Rodríguez I, Ben Dahmen F, Sakly M, Attia N

Social class and metabolic syndrome in populations from Tunisia and Spain.

Diabetol Metab Syndr. 2015;7:88, PMID: 26468332

There is an increasing prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome (MS) in developing countries. It has been shown the relationship between social class and MS in developed countries. The objective of our study was to compare the association of social class with the prevalence of MS in a developing country (Tunisia, region of Cap-Bon) and a developed one (Spain, Canary Islands).


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