A former career as a male elite athlete-does it protect against type 2 diabetes in later life?

Merja K. Laine, Johan G. Eriksson, Urho M. Kujala, Niko S. Wasenius, Jaakko Kaprio, Heli M. Backmand, Markku Peltonen, Tuomas H. Mertsalmi, Seppo Sarna

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Original languageEnglish
JournalDiabetologia
Volume57
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)270-274
Number of pages5
ISSN0012-186X
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2014
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Athlete
  • Impaired fasting glucose
  • Impaired glucose tolerance
  • Physical activity
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • IMPAIRED GLUCOSE-TOLERANCE
  • PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY
  • DISEASE
  • RISK
  • 3121 General medicine, internal medicine and other clinical medicine

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