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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 923749, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/923749
Research Article

Serum Potassium and Glucose Regulation in the ADDITION-Leicester Screening Study

1University of Leicester, Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
2Nuffield Science Bursary, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK

Received 8 December 2014; Revised 20 February 2015; Accepted 3 March 2015

Academic Editor: Normand G. Boulé

Copyright © 2015 Patrice Carter 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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