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Does area of residence influence weight loss following a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes? Fixed effects longitudinal analysis of 54,707 middle-to-older aged Australians

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Reductions in body mass index and reduced overweight/obesity risk among participants in the 45 and Up Study diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) were relatively large in rural areas compared to those in urban environs. Further research is needed to explain why where people reside influences optimal management of T2DM.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Feng, X. & Astell-Burt, T. (2016). Does area of residence influence weight loss following a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes? Fixed effects longitudinal analysis of 54,707 middle-to-older aged Australians. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 116 123-126.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84965079807

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/sspapers/2126

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 123

End Page


  • 126

Volume


  • 116

Abstract


  • Reductions in body mass index and reduced overweight/obesity risk among participants in the 45 and Up Study diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) were relatively large in rural areas compared to those in urban environs. Further research is needed to explain why where people reside influences optimal management of T2DM.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Feng, X. & Astell-Burt, T. (2016). Does area of residence influence weight loss following a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes? Fixed effects longitudinal analysis of 54,707 middle-to-older aged Australians. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 116 123-126.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84965079807

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/sspapers/2126

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 123

End Page


  • 126

Volume


  • 116