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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 872305, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/872305
Research Article

Evaluation of Health-Related Quality of Life according to Carbohydrate Metabolism Status: A Spanish Population-Based Study (Di@bet.es Study)

1Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital Clínico San Carlos de Madrid, Profesor Martín Lagos s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
2Preventive Medicine Service, Hospital Clínico San Carlos de Madrid, Profesor Martín Lagos s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
3Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas (CIBERDEM), Spain
4Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital Regional Universitario Carlos Haya Málaga, Málaga, Spain
5Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital del Mar, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
6Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS), 08036 Barcelona, Spain
7Laboratorio de Endocrinología, Hospital Clínico San Carlos de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
8Department of Medicine and Endocrinology, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valencia, 40010 Valencia, Spain
9Biomedic Diagnostic Centre, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
10Diabetes Research Group, Hospital Universitario de Cruces, UPV-EHU, Barakaldo, Spain
11Public Health Division, Department of Health, Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
12Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital Central de Asturias, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
13EAP Raval Sud, Institut Català de la Salut, Red GEDAPS, Primary Care, Unitat de Suport a la Recerca (IDIAP—Fundació Jordi Gol), Barcelona, Spain
14Diabetes Unit, Hospital Arnau de Vilanova, 46015 Valencia, Spain
15Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona (UB), 08007 Barcelona, Spain
16Spanish Diabetes Society, Madrid, Spain
17Lipids and Diabetes Laboratory, Hospital Clínico San Carlos de Madrid, Profesor Martín Lagos s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
18Canarian Health Service, Tenerife, Spain
19Diabetes National Plan, Ministry of Health, Madrid, Spain
20Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition, Hospital Universitario Joan XXIII, Institut d’Investigacions Sanitaries Pere Virgili, Tarragona, Spain

Received 21 February 2012; Revised 7 May 2012; Accepted 22 May 2012

Academic Editor: Daniela Jezova

Copyright © 2012 C. Marcuello et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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