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Underestimating the Effect of Lipids on Cardiovascular Events: Regression Dilution Bias in the Population-Based Cohort of Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

Sima Masudi 1 , Parvin Yavari 2 , Yadollah Mehrabi 1 , Fereidoun Azizi 3 , Davood Khalili 4 , * and Farzad Hadaegh 4
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1 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Health and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Prevention of Metabolic Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 01, 2015, 13 (4); e27528
  • Published Online: October 3, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 13, 2015
  • Revised: May 3, 2015
  • Accepted: May 31, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.27528

To Cite: Masudi S, Yavari P, Mehrabi Y, Azizi F, Khalili D, et al. Underestimating the Effect of Lipids on Cardiovascular Events: Regression Dilution Bias in the Population-Based Cohort of Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2015 ; 13(4):e27528. doi: 10.5812/ijem.27528.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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