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High-normal blood pressure and long-term risk of type 2 diabetes: 35-year prospective population based cohort study of men

Christina Hedén Stahl1*, Masuma Novak1, Georgios Lappas1, Lars Wilhelmsen2, Lena Björck1, Per-Olof Hansson1 and Annika Rosengren1

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1 Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg SE-416 85, Sweden

2 Preventive Cardiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden

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BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012, 12:89  doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-89

Published: 15 October 2012

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Table S3. a. Hazard ratio for diabetes by systolic blood pressure (SBP) categories in different BMI categories. b; Hazard ratio for diabetes by systolic blood pressure (SBP) categories in different smoking categories.

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