Crystal Man Ying Lee
Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
- Indices of abdominal obesity are better discriminators of cardiovascular risk factors than BMI: a meta-analysisCrystal Man Ying Lee
Nutrition and Lifestyle Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M 201, Missenden Road, Sydney NSW 2050, Australia
J Clin Epidemiol 61:646-53. 2008..To determine which simple index of overweight and obesity is the best discriminator of cardiovascular risk factors...
- Comparisons of metabolic syndrome definitions in four populations of the Asia-Pacific regionCrystal Man Ying Lee
The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Metab Syndr Relat Disord 6:37-46. 2008..To compare the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) by four MetS definitions in four Asia-Pacific populations, and to compare the prevalence of individual metabolic components...
- The metabolic syndrome identifies a heterogeneous group of metabolic component combinations in the Asia-Pacific regionCrystal Man Ying Lee
The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:377-80. 2008..To compare the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) by combinations of MetS components derived from the National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III (ATPIII) and International Diabetes Federation (IDF) definitions...
- Adult height and the risks of cardiovascular disease and major causes of death in the Asia-Pacific region: 21,000 deaths in 510,000 men and womenCrystal Man Ying Lee
The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Int J Epidemiol 38:1060-71. 2009..We sought to determine the sex- and region-specific associations between height and cardiovascular outcomes, and deaths due to cancer, respiratory and injury in populations from the Asia-Pacific region...
- Elevated total cholesterol: its prevalence and population attributable fraction for mortality from coronary heart disease and ischaemic stroke in the Asia-Pacific regionMark Woodward
The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Australia
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:397-401. 2008..About half of the world's cases of cardiovascular disease occur in the Asia-Pacific region. The contribution of serum total cholesterol (TC) to this burden is poorly quantified...
- Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and population attributable fractions for coronary heart disease and stroke mortality in the WHO South-East Asia and Western Pacific regionsCrystal Man Ying Lee
The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M 201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:187-92. 2007..Accurate estimates of the prevalence of diabetes are of great importance and standard methods are needed for periodic surveillance across the Asia-Pacific region and elsewhere...
- Coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and tea consumption in relation to incident type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review with meta-analysisRachel Huxley
The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
Arch Intern Med 169:2053-63. 2009..Similar associations have also been reported for decaffeinated coffee and tea. We report herein the findings of meta-analyses for the association between coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and tea consumption with risk of diabetes...
- The cost of diabetes in adults in AustraliaCrystal Man Ying Lee
The Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 99:385-90. 2013..To assess and compare costs associated with diabetes and lesser degrees of glucose intolerance in Australia...