Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant 81700776)
Health Department Fund Projects of Jiangsu Province (Grant Z201317)
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Received: 25 November 2018
Accepted: 20 June 2019
First Online: 17 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This cross-sectional study was part of the Huai’an diabetes prevention program (ChiCTR-TRC-14005029) and was approved by the Huai’an Second Hospital Ethics Committee of the XuZhou Medical University School of Medicine (Huaian City, Jiangsu Province, China). All subjects gave their consent to participate in this study.
: Consent to publish has been obtained from the participant to report individual patient data.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.