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Table 3 Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome (MS)

From: Metabolic syndrome in South Asian immigrants: more than low HDL requiring aggressive management

   n %
MS by IDF NO 68 53.1
  YES 38 29.7
MS by NCEP NO 76 59.4
  YES 52 40.6
MS by EUROPEAN GROUP NO 96 75.0
  YES 32 25.0
MS by WHO NO 111 86.7
  YES 17 13.3
  1. European group = European Group for the Study of Insulin Resistance; IDF = International Diabetes Federation;
  2. NCEP ATP III = National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel.