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journal article 
Author(s):
Altevers, J; Lukaschek, K; Baumert, J; Kruse, J; Meisinger, C; Emeny, R T; Ladwig, K H 
Title:
Poor structural social support is associated with an increased risk of Type 2 diabetes mellitus: findings from the MONICA/KORA Augsburg cohort study. 
Abstract:
Several psychosocial factors have been shown to increase the risk of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. This study investigated the association between structural social support and incidence of Type 2 diabetes mellitus in men and women.Data were derived from three population-based MONICA/KORA surveys conducted in 1984-1995 in the Augsburg region (southern Germany) and followed up by 2009. The study population comprised 8952 participants (4669 men/4283 women) aged 30-74 years without diabetes at baseline...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Diabet Med 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
33 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
47-54 
Language:
eng 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0742-3071 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie