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Fig. 1 | Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome

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From: Brazilian dietary patterns and the dietary approaches to stop hypertension (DASH) diet-relationship with metabolic syndrome and newly diagnosed diabetes in the ELSA-Brasil study

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Adjusted* means for fasting glucose (mg/dL), triglycerides (mg/dL), systolic and diastolic blood pressure according to quintiles of adherence to the four dietary patterns identified and to the DASH-diet. ELSA-Brasil 2008–2010 (n = 9835). *Means obtained through multiple linear regression adjusting for: race, age, sex, education, study center, menopause, occupational status, family history of diabetes, BMI, physical activity, smoking, alcohol, calories/day

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