Fereidoun Azizi

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Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in overweight, obesity and central fat accumulation among Tehranian adults between 1998-1999 and 2001-2002: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:3-8. 2005
  2. pmc Dietary total antioxidant capacity and the occurrence of metabolic syndrome and its components after a 3-year follow-up in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Zahra Bahadoran
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, No 46 Arghavan e gharbi St, Farahzadi Blv, Shahrak e Ghods, 19395 4741 Tehran, Iran
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:70. 2012
  3. pmc Barriers to healthy nutrition: perceptions and experiences of Iranian women
    Maryam Farahmand
    Reproductive Endocrinology Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 12:1064. 2012
  4. pmc Risk factors for ischemic stroke; results from 9 years of follow-up in a population based cohort of Iran
    Noushin Fahimfar
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P, O, Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    BMC Neurol 12:117. 2012
  5. pmc Association between moderate renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events in a general population: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Science, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Nephrol 13:59. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Natural course of thyroid disease profile in a population in nutrition transition: Tehran Thyroid Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:418-23. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Establishment of the trimester-specific reference range for free thyroxine index
    Azizi Fereidoun
    1 Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Thyroid 23:354-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery for obesity and diabetes
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Behishti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:182-6. 2013
  9. pmc Association between dietary phytochemical index and 3-year changes in weight, waist circumference and body adiposity index in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:108. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Long-term continuous methimazole or radioiodine treatment for hyperthyroidism
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:477-84. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Trends in overweight, obesity and central fat accumulation among Tehranian adults between 1998-1999 and 2001-2002: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:3-8. 2005
    ..Recent estimates show the prevalence of obesity to be increasing at alarming rates. This study was conducted to examine trends of prevalence in overweight, obesity and central fat accumulation among Tehranian adults between 1998 and 2002...
  2. pmc Dietary total antioxidant capacity and the occurrence of metabolic syndrome and its components after a 3-year follow-up in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Zahra Bahadoran
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, No 46 Arghavan e gharbi St, Farahzadi Blv, Shahrak e Ghods, 19395 4741 Tehran, Iran
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:70. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Barriers to healthy nutrition: perceptions and experiences of Iranian women
    Maryam Farahmand
    Reproductive Endocrinology Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 12:1064. 2012
    ..This study focused on exploring barriers to healthy nutrition as experienced by women participating in the Tehran Lipid Glucose Study (TLGS)...
  4. pmc Risk factors for ischemic stroke; results from 9 years of follow-up in a population based cohort of Iran
    Noushin Fahimfar
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P, O, Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    BMC Neurol 12:117. 2012
    ..Data about the risk factors of stroke are sparse in the Middle East populations. We aimed to determine the potential risk factors and their population attributable fraction (PAF) for stroke in an Iranian population...
  5. pmc Association between moderate renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events in a general population: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Science, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Nephrol 13:59. 2012
    ..Furthermore, in order to assess the possible interaction between CKD and BMI, we also examined the association between CKD and CVD, across different BMI categories...
  6. doi request reprint Natural course of thyroid disease profile in a population in nutrition transition: Tehran Thyroid Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:418-23. 2013
    ..Therefore, we aimed to assess the natural course of thyroid disease in Tehranians, a population in nutrition transition...
  7. doi request reprint Establishment of the trimester-specific reference range for free thyroxine index
    Azizi Fereidoun
    1 Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Thyroid 23:354-9. 2013
    ..24, p=0.006). Conclusion: This study, for the first time, establishes the trimester-specific reference intervals for FT4I in a reference population of normal iodine-sufficient pregnant Iranian women...
  8. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery for obesity and diabetes
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Behishti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:182-6. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Association between dietary phytochemical index and 3-year changes in weight, waist circumference and body adiposity index in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 9:108. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  10. doi request reprint Long-term continuous methimazole or radioiodine treatment for hyperthyroidism
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:477-84. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Prognostic significance of the complex "Visceral Adiposity Index" vs. simple anthropometric measures: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Bozorgmanesh Mohammadreza
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research institute for endocrine sciences RIES, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:20. 2012
    ..We compared the predictive abilities of the VAI with those of simple anthropometric measures i.e. BMI, waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) or waist-to-hip ratio (WHpR)...
  12. doi request reprint Association between serum TSH concentration and body mass index in euthyroid subjects: the role of smoking
    Ladan Mehran
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:400-3. 2012
    ..This study aims to evaluate the association between normal levels of serum TSH and BMI, taking into consideration the effect of smoking tobacco...
  13. pmc Validity and reliability of the Iranian version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ 4.0 (PedsQL™) Generic Core Scales in children
    Parisa Amiri
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:3. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the reliability and validity of the Iranian version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory™ 4.0 (PedsQL™ 4.0) Generic Core Scales in children...
  14. pmc The prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in a community sample of Iranian population: Iranian PCOS prevalence study
    Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani
    Reproductive Endocrinology Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:39. 2011
    ..We aimed to ascertain prevalence of PCOS in a community based sample using the National Institute of Health (NIH), the Rotterdam consensus (Rott.) and the Androgen Excess Society (AES) criteria...
  15. pmc Dietary fructose and risk of metabolic syndrome in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose study
    Firoozeh Hosseini-Esfahani
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, No 46 Arghavan e gharbi St, Farahzadi Blv, Shahrak e Ghods, Tehran, 19395 4741, Iran
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:50. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  16. pmc Predictive performance of the visceral adiposity index for a visceral adiposity-related risk: type 2 diabetes
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research institute for endocrine sciences RIES, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 10:88. 2011
    ..We examined predictive performances for incident diabetes of the VAI per se and as compared to the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and waist-to-height-ratio (WHtR)...
  17. pmc Lipid ratios and appropriate cut off values for prediction of diabetes: a cohort of Iranian men and women
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Yaman Street, Velenjak, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 9:85. 2010
    ..We aimed to compare the independent association between the different lipid measures with incident diabetes over a median follow up of 6.4 years in Iranian men and women...
  18. pmc Lipid measures for prediction of incident cardiovascular disease in diabetic and non-diabetic adults: results of the 8.6 years follow-up of a population based cohort study
    Maryam Tohidi
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Yaman Street, Velenjak, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 9:6. 2010
    ..We aimed to compare performance of different lipid measures as predictors of CVD using discrimination and fitting characteristics in individuals with and without diabetes mellitus from a Middle East Caucasian population...
  19. pmc "Predictability of body mass index for diabetes: affected by the presence of metabolic syndrome?"
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 11:383. 2011
    ..m(-2)) are established independent risk factors in the development of diabetes; we prospectively examined their relative contributions and joint relationship with incident diabetes in a Middle Eastern cohort...
  20. pmc Trends of obesity and abdominal obesity in Tehranian adults: a cohort study
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 9:426. 2009
    ..Considering the increasing trend of obesity reported in current data, this study was conducted to examine trends of obesity and abdominal obesity among Tehranian adults during a median follow-up of 6.6 years...
  21. pmc The effects of air pollution on vitamin D status in healthy women: a cross sectional study
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 193 4763, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 10:519. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether air pollution and low ground level of ultra-violet B light (UVB; 290-315) can deteriorate the body vitamin D status in healthy women...
  22. pmc Weight change and incident metabolic syndrome in Iranian men and women; a 3 year follow-up study
    Azadeh Zabetian
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 9:138. 2009
    ....
  23. pmc Prevention of non-communicable disease in a population in nutrition transition: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study phase II
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University M C, Tehran, Iran
    Trials 10:5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of lifestyle modification in preventing or postponing the development of NCD risk factors and outcomes in the TLGS population...
  24. doi request reprint Familial aggregation of the metabolic syndrome: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University M C, Tehran, I R Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 54:189-96. 2009
    ..Familial aggregation of the metabolic syndrome has been reported in some nations. The aim of this study was to evaluate familial aggregation of the metabolic syndrome in Tehranian families...
  25. doi request reprint Dietary fatty acid composition and metabolic syndrome in Tehranian adults
    Azita Hekmatdoost
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutrition 27:1002-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between dietary FA composition and metabolic syndrome in Tehranian adults...
  26. doi request reprint Neonatal thyroid status in an area of iodine sufficiency
    F Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:197-200. 2011
    ..The aim of present study was to assess urinary iodine excretion (UIE) in the 3 trimesters of pregnancy and evaluate its association with newborn thyroid function in Tehran, an area of iodine sufficiency...
  27. doi request reprint Management of hyperthyroidism during pregnancy and lactation
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Endocrine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, PO Box 19395 4763, Tehran 198517413, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:871-6. 2011
    ..Poorly treated or untreated maternal overt hyperthyroidism may affect pregnancy outcome. Fetal and neonatal hypo- or hyper-thyroidism and neonatal central hypothyroidism may complicate health issues during intrauterine and neonatal periods...
  28. pmc The prevalence of idiopathic hirsutism and polycystic ovary syndrome in the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani
    Reproductive Endocrinology Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:144. 2011
    ..We aimed to ascertain the prevalence of IH and PCOS in a randomly selected sample of reproductive aged female participants of the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study (TLGS)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary diversity score and cardiovascular risk factors in Tehranian adults
    Leila Azadbakht
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 9:728-36. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relationship between dietary diversity score (DDS) and cardiovascular risk factors in Tehranian adults...
  30. ncbi request reprint Metabolic risks in individuals with normal body mass index and normal waist circumference
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:200-7. 2007
    ..Risk of cardiovascular diseases increases in Asian adults within the normal limits of body mass index and waist circumference...
  31. pmc Dietary quality among Tehranian adults in relation to lipid profile: findings from the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Golaleh Asghari
    Obesity Research Center, Nutrition and Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Health Popul Nutr 31:37-48. 2013
    ..It is concluded: adherence to the HEI-2005 recommendations was weakly associated with reduced TG concentration in an urban Iranian adult population. The MDS and DQI-I were not related to change in lipid profile...
  32. pmc High prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes and abnormal glucose tolerance in the Iranian urban population: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University M C, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 8:176. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes mellitus, impaired fasting glucose (IFG), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT), and combined IFG/IGT in a large urban Iranian population aged > or = 20 years...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in an Iranian urban population: Tehran lipid and glucose study (phase 1)
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
    Soz Praventivmed 47:408-26. 2002
    ..Coronary artery disease is becoming more prevalent in developing countries, particularly in urban areas. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors among Tehran urban population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Clustering of metabolic abnormalities in adolescents with the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:36-46; quiz 183-4. 2006
    ..It remains unknown whether the hypertriglyceridemic waist (HW) phenotype, an appropriate screening tool in adults, can also be used to screen for metabolic abnormalities in adolescents...
  35. doi request reprint Does an electrocardiogram add predictive value to the rose angina questionnaire for future coronary heart disease? 10-year follow-up in a Middle East population
    Davood Khalili
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:1104-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the power of abnormal resting ECG versus Rose Questionnaire angina and its additive value in predicting 10-year coronary heart disease (CHD) risk in an Iranian urban population with high prevalence of CHD...
  36. doi request reprint Reduction in incidence of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention in a middle eastern community
    Hadi Harati
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Prev Med 38:628-636.e1. 2010
    ..Very few studies have used community-based interventions for primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes, and the direct effect of such interventions on diabetes incidence is relatively unknown...
  37. doi request reprint Does the diet of Tehranian adults ensure compliance with nutritional targets? Observations from the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Firoozeh Hosseini-Esfahani
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 14:1539-48. 2011
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Intrafamilial associations of lipid profiles and the role of nutrition: the Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:68-73. 2008
    ..The role of gene and environment in the genesis of abnormal lipid profile is still a controversial issue...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype in Iranian adolescents
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Prev Med 30:52-8. 2006
    ..No evidence exists regarding the prevalence of the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype in adolescents. We aimed to evaluate the prevalence of this phenotype in a representative sample of Tehranian adolescents...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome by the Adult Treatment Panel III, International Diabetes Federation, and World Health Organization definitions and their association with coronary heart disease in an elderly Iranian population
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:142-9. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MS) in an Iranian elderly population and show its association with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  41. doi request reprint Electrocardiography-defined silent CHD and risk of cardiovascular events among diabetic patients in a Middle Eastern population
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1227-33. 2012
    ..We assessed the clinical outcomes of symptomatic and asymptomatic coronary heart disease (CHD) with type 2 diabetic patients...
  42. doi request reprint Dietary protein intake is associated with favorable cardiometabolic risk factors in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Shahrak e Ghods, Tehran 19395 4741, Iran
    Nutr Res 32:169-76. 2012
    ..125, P = .01). In conclusion, higher dietary protein intake was associated with enhanced HDL-C levels, WC, and diastolic BP, and a higher ratio of A/P protein intake was related with lower serum fasting glucose andWC...
  43. doi request reprint Inverse association between fruit, legume, and cereal fiber and the risk of metabolic syndrome: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Somayeh Hosseinpour-Niazi
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:276-83. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between total dietary fiber and its types and sources with the risk of MetS...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns by reduced rank regression predicting changes in obesity indices in a cohort study: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Roya Sherafat-Kazemzadeh
    Nutrition Department, Faculty of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:22-32. 2010
    ..To examine the association between dietary patterns and obesity indices (BMI, WC, WHR) among Tehranian adults in a 6-year follow-up study...
  45. doi request reprint Impaired fasting glucose cutoff value of 5.6 mmol/l combined with other cardiovascular risk markers is a better predictor for incident Type 2 diabetes than the 6.1 mmol/l value: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Hadi Harati
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University M C, P O Box 4736, Tehran 19395, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 85:90-5. 2009
    ..To investigate whether cutoff value of 5.6 mmol/l for impaired fasting glucose (IFG) improves the prediction of Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in comparison to the 6.1 mmol/l value...
  46. doi request reprint Comparison of anthropometric and biochemical indices of adolescents born during and after the Iran-Iraq war; Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Azra Ramezankhani
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 14:27-31. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare anthropometric and biochemical indices of adolescent boys and girls born during and after the Iran-Iraq war...
  47. ncbi request reprint Dietary diversity within food groups: an indicator of specific nutrient adequacy in Tehranian women
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran IR, Iran
    J Am Coll Nutr 25:354-61. 2006
    ..To determine the relationship between dietary diversity within food groups and dietary diversity score and the probability of nutrient adequacy in Tehranian women...
  48. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cardiovascular risk factors in Tehranian adolescents: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR, Iran
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 74:307-12. 2004
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the major health and social problems in Iran. The aim of this study is to determine the predictors of CVD risk factors in adolescents residing in district 13 of Tehran...
  49. pmc Adolescent lipoprotein classifications according to National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) vs. National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) for predicting abnormal lipid levels in adulthood in a Middle East population
    Masumeh Hatami
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 11:107. 2012
    ..To compare the predictive ability of adolescent lipoprotein classification using the National Examination Survey (NHANES) cut points and those of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) for predicting abnormal levels in adulthood...
  50. doi request reprint Effect of broccoli sprouts on insulin resistance in type 2 diabetic patients: a randomized double-blind clinical trial
    Zahra Bahadoran
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 63:767-71. 2012
    ..After 4 weeks, consumption of 10 g/d BSP resulted in a significant decrease in serum insulin concentration and HOMA-IR (p = 0.05 for treatment effect). Therefore, broccoli sprouts may improve IR in type 2 diabetic patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint A high prevalence of consanguineous and severe congenital hypothyroidism in an Iranian population
    Arash Ordookhani
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 17:1201-9. 2004
    ..Odds ratio (95%CI(OR)) of consanguinity in permanent CH and dysgenesis was 2.75 (1.17-6.47) and 3.74 (1.33-10.52), respectively. The high prevalence of parental consanguinity in infants with permanent CH warrants genetic assessment...
  52. ncbi request reprint Dairy consumption is inversely associated with the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in Tehranian adults
    Leila Azadbakht
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:523-30. 2005
    ..Although previous studies showed some benefits from dairy consumption with respect to obesity and insulin resistance syndrome, epidemiologic data on the association between dairy intakes and metabolic syndrome are sparse...
  53. doi request reprint Dietary trends in the Middle East and North Africa: an ecological study (1961 to 2007)
    Mahdieh Golzarand
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 15:1835-44. 2012
    ..This necessitates the evaluation of dietary patterns in these regions. The present study aimed to assess changes in dietary patterns in Middle Eastern and North African countries between 1961 and 2007...
  54. doi request reprint Is there any association of apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism with obesity status and lipid profiles? Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study (TLGS)
    Maryam Zarkesh
    Cellular and Molecular Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Gene 509:282-5. 2012
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Nutritional knowledge, attitude and practice of Tehranian adults and their relation to serum lipid and lipoproteins: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran mirmiran endocrine ac ir
    Ann Nutr Metab 56:233-40. 2010
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of having isolated postchallenge hyperglycemia in an Iranian urban population
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:490-6. 2008
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Particle size of LDL is affected by the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) step II diet in dyslipidaemic adolescents
    Leila Azadbakht
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Br J Nutr 98:134-9. 2007
    ..4) v. 0.1 (sd 0.4) nanometer, P < 0.001). HDL particle size did not change significantly. NCEP step II diet had a favourable effect on the LDL particle size. The related mechanism needs to be studied in future experimental designs...
  58. doi request reprint Temporal changes in anthropometric parameters and lipid profile according to body mass index among an adult Iranian urban population
    Mohammad Reza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University M C, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 53:13-22. 2008
    ..To examine changes in anthropometric parameters and lipid profiles over a period of 3.6 years in an Iranian adult population according to body mass index (BMI) groups...
  59. ncbi request reprint Dietary quality-adherence to the dietary guidelines in Tehranian adolescents: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 75:195-200. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the diets of most Tehranian adolescents need improvement, demonstrating the need for nutrition education in this age group...
  60. pmc Shadow of diabetes over cardiovascular disease: comparative quantification of population-attributable all-cause and cardiovascular mortality
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:69. 2012
    ..We contrasted impacts on all-cause and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality of diabetes vs. CVD...
  61. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure measures and electrocardiogram-defined myocardial infarction in an Iranian population: Tehran Lipid and Glucose study
    Arash Ghanbarian
    Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:71-5. 2004
    ..Systolic blood pressure is a better predictor for pulse pressure than diastolic blood pressure in both normotensive and hypertensive populations with or without ECG-defined MI...
  62. doi request reprint Magnesium intake and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in adults: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 15:693-701. 2012
    ..We examined the association of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components with dietary intakes of Mg in Tehran adults...
  63. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in the elderly: the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshi University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:65-73. 2003
    ..Because the proportion of elderly individuals in the population is on the rise, this study was conducted to determine the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors among the Tehran urban elderly population...
  64. ncbi request reprint Under-reporting of energy intake affects estimates of nutrient intakes
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:459-64. 2006
    ....
  65. doi request reprint San Antonio heart study diabetes prediction model applicable to a Middle Eastern population? Tehran glucose and lipid study
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Int J Public Health 55:315-23. 2010
    ..To assess the validity of the San Antonio heart study (SAHS) diabetes prediction model in a large representative Iranian population...
  66. doi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk factors for cardiovascular disease
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University M C, PO Box 19395 4763 Tehran, Iran
    Metabolism 58:460-8. 2009
    ..Consumption of fruits and vegetables is associated with lower concentrations of total and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and with the risk of CVD per se in a dose-response manner...
  67. doi request reprint Prevalence of hypo- and hypermagnesemia in an Iranian urban population
    Leila Syedmoradi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Hum Biol 38:150-5. 2011
    ..Although magnesium deficiency and excess is associated with a variety of medical conditions, the prevalence of hypo- and hypermagnesemia have not been reported in an Iranian urban population...
  68. doi request reprint Does a text messaging intervention improve knowledge, attitudes and practice regarding iodine deficiency and iodized salt consumption?
    Ladan Mehran
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 15:2320-5. 2012
    ..To determine the effectiveness of implementation of a prevention programme via mobile phone text messaging in enhancing knowledge, attitudes and practice concerning iodine deficiency and iodized salt consumption...
  69. ncbi request reprint The association between diet quality indices and obesity: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Golaleh Asghari
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:599-605. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the ability of diet quality indices in predicting obesity and abdominal obesity in a population in nutrition transition...
  70. pmc Incidence of chronic kidney disease and its risk factors, results of over 10 year follow up in an Iranian cohort
    Maryam Tohidi
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 7:e45304. 2012
    ..In the Iranian population,>2% of individuals develops CKD each year. Our findings confirmed that sex- specific risk predictors should be considered in primary prevention for incident CKD...
  71. ncbi request reprint Independent and inverse association of hip circumference with metabolic risk factors in Tehranian adult men
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, I R Iran
    Prev Med 42:354-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the relationship between hip circumference and metabolic risk factors in an urban adult population of Tehranian men...
  72. doi request reprint Legume intake is inversely associated with metabolic syndrome in adults
    Somayeh Hosseinpour-Niazi
    Nutrition and Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:538-44. 2012
    ..Studies on the association between legume intake and metabolic syndrome (MetS) are sparse. The objective of this study is to evaluate the association between legume intake, MetS, and its components...
  73. doi request reprint Clinical usefulness of the Framingham cardiovascular risk profile beyond its statistical performance: the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Davood Khalili
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Epidemiol 176:177-86. 2012
    ..In both genders, usefulness of the FRF was as good as the function derived directly from Tehrani data with the same variables; however, it could be useful in low thresholds for treatment...
  74. doi request reprint A simple risk score effectively predicted type 2 diabetes in Iranian adult population: population-based cohort study
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research institute for endocrine sciences RIES, Shahid Beheshti University M C, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Public Health 21:554-9. 2011
    ..Although several strategies to predict the development of diabetes have been developed the question is whether better scores can be developed without sacrificing simplicity...
  75. pmc High prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Iran: a large population-based study
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University Medical Campus, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 9:44. 2009
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a global public health threat, associated with an alarming increase in morbidity and mortality. The importance is the worldwide increase in its incidence and prevalence...
  76. pmc Population-based incidence of Type 2 diabetes and its associated risk factors: results from a six-year cohort study in Iran
    Hadi Harati
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, ShahId Beheshti University M, C, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 9:186. 2009
    ..This study aimed to estimate Type 2 diabetes incidence and its associated risk factors in an Iranian urban population...
  77. pmc New and known type 2 diabetes as coronary heart disease equivalent: results from 7.6 year follow up in a Middle East population
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Parvaneh St, Yaman St, Velenjak, Tehran, Iran
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:84. 2010
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Correlates of under- and over-reporting of energy intake in Tehranians: body mass index and lifestyle-related factors
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 14:54-9. 2005
    ..01). The results showed a high prevalence of misreporting of energy intake in Tehran. This phenomenon is related to age, obesity and smoking habits...
  79. doi request reprint Combined effects of saturated fat and cholesterol intakes on serum lipids: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Nutrition 25:526-31. 2009
    ..This study investigated the combined effect of saturated fat and cholesterol intake on serum lipids among Tehranian adults...
  80. ncbi request reprint Estimation of energy requirements for adults: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 73:193-200. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to determine the energy intake of adult residents of district 13 of Tehran and compare the results with their energy requirements...
  81. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of determinants of the metabolic syndrome in adults
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Research Institute for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Iran
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:567-73. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate determinants of the metabolic syndrome in adults in a prospective study...
  82. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and relative validity of food group intake in a food frequency questionnaire developed for the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Firoozeh Hosseini Esfahani
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Epidemiol 20:150-8. 2010
    ..To examine the validity and reproducibility of food groups in the semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) developed for the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study (TLGS)...
  83. doi request reprint Nitric oxide and clustering of metabolic syndrome components in pediatrics
    Asghar Ghasemi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:45-53. 2010
    ..Stratifying for sex, again three factors were retained; however, in males NO(x) was loaded in two factors. In conclusion, serum NO( x ) was associated and loaded with other MetS components in cluster analysis of metabolic risk factors...
  84. ncbi request reprint Reference values for fasting serum glucose levels in healthy Iranian adult subjects
    Asghar Ghasemi
    Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Lab 57:343-9. 2011
    ..This study aims at determining the reference values for fasting serum glucose in Iranian adults...
  85. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in an urban population: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 4763, Tehran 19395, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 61:29-37. 2003
    ..This report on the metabolic syndrome from Iran shows a high prevalence of this disorder. Efforts on promoting healthy diets, physical activity, and blood pressure control must be undertaken...
  86. ncbi request reprint Transient neonatal hypothyroidism is associated with elevated serum anti-thyroglobulin antibody levels in newborns and their mothers
    Arash Ordookhani
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr 150:315-7, 317.e2. 2007
    ..7%) of those with "transient hyperthyrotropinemia and normal" diagnoses (P = .0005), but positivity was similar in newborns with transient hyperthyrotropinemia versus normal neonates (P = .397)...
  87. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in Iranian adult population, concordance between the IDF with the ATPIII and the WHO definitions
    Azadeh Zabetian
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:251-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of this syndrome using the IDF definition among Iranian adults and to compare it with the prevalence estimated using the two other definitions...
  88. doi request reprint Comparison of overall obesity and abdominal adiposity in predicting chronic kidney disease incidence among adults
    Nazanin Noori
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    J Ren Nutr 19:228-37. 2009
    ..We compared the independent power of waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), and body mass index (BMI) in predicting CKD in a large cohort of adults...
  89. ncbi request reprint Diet composition and body mass index in Tehranian adults
    Parvin Mirmiran
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:224-30. 2006
    ..In conclusion, energy from fat was found to be independently and positively associated with obesity in adults. No other association was observed between energy from protein and carbohydrate with BMI...
  90. ncbi request reprint The prospective association of general and central obesity variables with incident type 2 diabetes in adults, Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 76:449-54. 2007
    ..To investigate which anthropometric index is the best predictor of diabetes in relation to age...
  91. doi request reprint Impact of metabolic syndrome, diabetes and prediabetes on cardiovascular events: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Farzad Hadaegh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:342-7. 2010
    ..To compare the cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk associated with the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and dysglycemia, independent of each other during a median follow-up of 6.7 years...
  92. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in Iranian adolescents
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:377-82. 2006
    ..No evidence exists regarding the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in adolescents in Middle Eastern countries. We aimed to evaluate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in a representative sample of Iranian adolescents...
  93. ncbi request reprint Comparative evaluation of anthropometric measures to predict cardiovascular risk factors in Tehranian adult women
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19 395 4763, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 9:61-9. 2006
    ..To compare the ability of waist circumference (WC), body mass index (BMI), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) to predict cardiovascular risk factors in an urban adult population of Tehranian women...
  94. ncbi request reprint Larger hip circumference independently contributed to reduced metabolic risks in Tehranian adult women
    Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, I R Iran
    Int J Cardiol 108:338-45. 2006
    ..Before discarding the hip circumference in epidemiological surveys, it is important to consider whether any important information is likely to be lost...
  95. ncbi request reprint Is there an independent association between waist-to-hip ratio and cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese women?
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, I R, Iran
    Int J Cardiol 101:39-46. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Better dietary adherence and weight maintenance achieved by a long-term moderate-fat diet
    Leila Azadbakht
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Iran
    Br J Nutr 97:399-404. 2007
    ..Better dietary adherence with the moderate-fat diet may be the reason for its successful effects...
  97. pmc Diabetes prediction, lipid accumulation product, and adiposity measures; 6-year follow-up: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 9:45. 2010
    ..We sought in this study to assess if LAP can outperform BMI, waist-to-height-ratio (WHtR), or waist-to-hip-ratio (WHpR) in identifying prevalent and predicting incident diabetes...
  98. pmc Predictive performances of lipid accumulation product vs. adiposity measures for cardiovascular diseases and all-cause mortality, 8.6-year follow-up: Tehran lipid and glucose study
    Mohammadreza Bozorgmanesh
    Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 9:100. 2010
    ..We sought in this study to assess if LAP can outperform BMI, waist-to-height-ratio (WHtR), or waist-to-hip-ratio (WHpR) in predicting incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) or all-cause mortality...
  99. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effects of a Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension eating plan on features of the metabolic syndrome
    Leila Azadbakht
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19395 4763, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Care 28:2823-31. 2005
    ..To determine the effects of a Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) eating plan on metabolic risks in patients with the metabolic syndrome...
  100. doi request reprint The trends of metabolic syndrome in normal-weight Tehranian adults
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran fhospanah endocrine ac ir
    Ann Nutr Metab 58:126-32. 2011
    ..This study investigates trends of the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in a normal-weight Tehranian adult population during 6.6 years of follow-up...
  101. doi request reprint Iodine nutrition in pregnancy and lactation in Iran
    Fereidoun Azizi
    Endocrine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 10:1596-9. 2007
    ..To describe studies evaluating urinary iodine excretion during pregnancy and lactation in women living in cities with adequate or more than adequate iodine intake...