The Metabolic Syndrome Predicts Cardiovascular Events: Results of a 13-Year Follow-Up in Initially Healthy 58-Year-Old Men
Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 08/01/2012
Schmidt C et al. – In a 13–year follow–up in initially healthy men, the metabolic syndrome increases the risk of cardiovascular events by two–fold. This risk was maintained also after adjustment for lifestyle factors.