The association of sleep duration and type 2 diabetes in Korean male adults with abdominal obesity: The Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005

Jongoh Kim, Hee Man Kim, Kyoung Min Kim, Dae Jung Kim

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Abstract

We used data of 1652 male adults aged 20-60 years from KNHANES III. Short sleep duration was significantly associated with an increased prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Korean male adults without abdominal obesity (OR in sleep duration of ≤5 compared to 7 h/day: 2.40 [95% CI, 1.18-4.91]).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e34-e36
JournalDiabetes Research and Clinical Practice
Volume86
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009 Nov

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Funding Information:
This study was supported by a grant from the Korean Health 21 R&D Project, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Republic of Korea (A050463).

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

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