Diagnostic Criteria and Future Trends of Metabolic Syndrome in JapanJun Kobayashi1* and Keiichi Ikeda2
- *Corresponding Author:
- Jun Kobayashi
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University
Recieved date: April 18, 2017; Accepted date: April 26, 2017; Published date: May 03, 2017
Citation: Kobayashi J, Ikeda K (2017) Diagnostic Criteria and Future Trends of Metabolic Syndrome in Japan. J Metabolic Synd 6:224. doi: 10.4172/ 2167-0943.1000224
Copyright: © 2017 Kobayashi J, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Diagnostic criteria for metabolic syndrome in Japan are different from other countries. In this paper, we outline the diagnostic criteria and problems that the authors consider these criteria to have, as well as explain content to be changed in 2018.