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Original Source: Asian Americans have greater prevalence of metabolic syndrome despite lower body mass index.

Objective:To examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and metabolic syndrome for Asian Americans and non-Hispanic Whites (NHWs), given that existing evidence shows racial/ethnic heterogeneity exists in how BMI predicts metabolic syndrome.Research Design and Methods:Electronic health records of 43 507 primary care patients aged 35 years and older with self-identified race/ethnicity of interest (Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese or NHW) were analyzed in a mixed-payer,...

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Crohn disease: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Test Statistics and Confidence Intervals to Establish Non-inferiority Between Treatments with Ordinal Categorical Data.

Abstract The problem for establishing non-inferiority is discussed between a new treatment and a standard (control) treatment with ordinal categorical data. A measure of treatment effect is used and a...

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