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Spousal diabetes as a diabetes risk factor: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Aaron Leong13, Elham Rahme123 and Kaberi Dasgupta123*

Author Affiliations

1 Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2 Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

3 Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University Health Centre, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, 687 Pine Avenue West, V Building, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1, Canada

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BMC Medicine 2014, 12:12  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-12

Published: 24 January 2014

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Meta-analysis for Observational Studies in epidemiology (MOOSE) Checklist.

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Search strings for three citation databases.

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Modified Newcastle-Ottawa quality assessment scale for nonrandomized observational studies.

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Quality assessment of six included studies using a modified Newcastle-Ottawa quality assessment scale for nonrandomized observational studies.

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