The association of smoking cessation with HbA1c control of diabetes mellitus: a THIN database study

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Smoking increases the risk of developing type 2
diabetes mellitus. However several large observational studies have found during the first 3-5 years following smoking cessation the risk of developing diabetes is significantly greater than in continuing smokers; an association largely explained by weight gain. T
Original languageEnglish
Article number302
Pages (from-to)S132-S132
JournalDiabetologia
Volume57
Issue numberSupplement 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event50th European Association for the Study of Diabetes - Vienna, Austria
Duration: 15 Sep 201419 Sep 2014
Conference number: 50th

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Abstracts of the 50th EASD Annual Meeting

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