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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2016, Article ID 1983702, 7 pages
Research Article

The Relationship between Alcohol Consumption and Incidence of Glycometabolic Abnormality in Middle-Aged and Elderly Chinese Men

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The First Hospital of Jilin University, No. 8 Xinmin Street, Changchun, Jilin 130021, China

Received 29 September 2015; Revised 22 December 2015; Accepted 18 January 2016

Academic Editor: Andre P. Kengne

Copyright © 2016 Siwen Zhang 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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In age group I, II, and III, drinkers showed higher rates of pre-diabetes than nondrinkers, the difference was not statistically significant. While in age group IV, the incidence of prediabetes was higher in the nondrinkers than that of drinkers; the difference was not statistically significant either. In all age groups, drinkers had higher rates of diabetes than non-drinkers, while the difference was not statistically significant.

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