oa Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes in South Africa - The metabolic syndrome - does it exist? : editorial
|Article Title||The metabolic syndrome - does it exist? : editorial|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes in South Africa|
|Publication Date||Oct 2007|
|Pages||52 - 54|
The association between type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), obesity, hypertension, dyslipidaemia, hyperuricaemia and coronary vascular disease (CVD) was recorded more than 70 years ago, and in 1977 Haller coined the term metabolic syndrome (MS) to describe this group of disorders.
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