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Birthweight and fasting glucose and insulin levels: results from the Aboriginal Birth Cohort Study

Med J Aust 2013; 199 (2): 112-116. || doi: 10.5694/mja13.10200
  • Susan M Sayers1
  • Susan A Mott2
  • Kay D Mann3
  • Mark S Pearce3
  • Gurmeet R Singh1

  • 1 Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, NT.
  • 2 Centre for Chronic Disease, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD.
  • 3 Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Correspondence: sue.sayers@menzies.edu.au

Acknowledgements: 

We thank the adolescents belonging to the cohort for their continued cooperation, and everyone who helped in the urban and rural locations. This work was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia.

Competing interests:

No relevant disclosures.

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