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University of Michigan Resources
Fact Sheets and Articles
Assessing the Incremental Benefit of an Extended Duration Lifestyle Intervention for the Components of the Metabolic Syndrome
Walden,P.; Jiang,Q.; Jackson,E.A.; Oral,E.A.; Weintraub,M.S.; Rubenfire,M.
“Assessing the incremental benefit of an extended duration lifestyle intervention for the components of the metabolic syndrome” Diabetes Metab.Syndr.Obes., 2016, 9, 177-184, New Zealand
The metabolic fitness program: lifestyle modification for the metabolic syndrome using the resources of cardiac rehabilitation
Rubenfire M, Mollo L, Krishnan S, Finkel S, Weintraub M, Gracik T, Kohn D, Oral EA. “The metabolic fitness program: lifestyle modification for the metabolic syndrome using the resources of cardiac rehabilitation.” J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev. 2011 Sep-Oct;31(5):282-9.
Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among adults 20 years of age and over, by sex, age, race and ethnicity, and body mass index
Ervin RB. “Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among adults 20 years of age and over, by sex, age, race and ethnicity, and body mass index”: United States, 2003–2006. National Health Statistics Reports; no 13. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2009.
American College of Cardiology: Metabolic Syndrome
This site includes sections on understanding your condition, questions to ask your Doctor, and patient responsibilities. Also included is information on support and research.
American Heart Association: Metabolic Syndrome
This site explains Metabolic Syndrome along with information on risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
MedlinePlus.gov: Metabolic Syndrome
Provides links to resources on Metabolic Syndrome.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: Metabolic Syndrome
This site provides information on metabolic syndrome including causes, risks, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Books on Metabolic Syndrome
This Information Guide may contain information and/or instructional materials developed by Michigan Medicine for the typical patient with your condition. It may include links to online content that was not created by Michigan Medicine and for which Michigan Medicine does not assume responsibility. It does not replace medical advice from your health care provider because your experience may differ from that of the typical patient. Talk to your health care provider if you have any questions about this document, your condition or your treatment plan.