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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2012, Article ID 485812, 6 pages
Research Article

Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Distributions of the Ankle-Brachial Index among Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients

1Department of Human Genetics, Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, Amritsar 143005, India
2Carewell Heart and Super Speciality Hospital, Amritsar, India

Received 2 May 2012; Revised 15 June 2012; Accepted 15 June 2012

Academic Editor: Roberto Pontremoli

Copyright © 2012 Badaruddoza Doza 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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