Study concept and design: Y. Xu, L. Wang, Bi, Y. Jiang, Dai, Y. Li, Hu, Mi, G. Li, Mu, J. Zhao, Kong, J. Chen, Wang, W. Zhao, Ning.
Acquisition of data: Y. Xu, Limin Wang, M. Li, T. Wang, Linhong Wang, Jiang, Dai, Lu, M. Xu, Y. Li, Hu, J. Li, Mi, G. Li.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Y. Xu, He, Bi, M. Li, T. Wang, Jiang, Lu, M. Xu, C-H. Chen, J. Zhao, Lai, Wang, Ning.
Drafting of the manuscript: Y. Xu, He, Bi, M. Li, J. Li.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Limin Wang, He, Bi, T. Wang, Linhong Wang, Jiang, Dai, Lu, M. Xu, Y. Li, Hu, Mi, C. Chen, G. Li, Mu, J. Zhao, Kong, J. Chen, Lai, Wang, W. Zhao, Ning.
Statistical analysis: Y. Xu, He, Bi, M. Li, Y. Jiang, M. Xu, Hu, J. Li, C. Chen, Lai.
Administrative, technical, or material support: L. Wang, Bi, T. Wang, L. Wang, Jiang, Dai, Lu, M. Xu, Y. Li, Hu, Mi, Mu, J. Zhao, Kong, Wang, W. Zhao, Ning.
Study supervision: L. Wang, Bi, Jiang, G. Li, Mu, J. Zhao, Kong, J. Chen, Wang, W. Zhao, Ning.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Investigators for the 2010 China Noncommunicable Disease Surveillance Group
Advising group–Lingzhi Kong, Gonghuan Yang, Yude Chen, Guangwei Li, Keji Li, Dong Zhao, Jialun Chen, Changyu Pan, Zhengpei Zeng, Guang Ning, Yiming Mu, Weiping Teng, Eryuan Liao, Jiajun Zhao, Weiqing Wang, Xiaohui Guo, Tianpei Hong, Mingcai Qiu, Caiping Li, Zhongyan Shan, Zhimin Liu, Xin Gao, Chao Liu, Lulu Chen, Li Yan, Nanwei Tong, Bingyin Shi, Jiapu Ge, Xiaoping Xing, Jie Liu, Huacong Deng, Biao Chen, Chunming Chen, Junshi Chen, Hui Li, Lisheng Liu, Dantao Peng, Xiaoming Shi, Wenzhi Wang, Yongjun Wang, Zhenglai Wu.
Working Group–Guang Ning, Wenhua Zhao, Yufang Bi, Jianqiang Lai, Yong Jiang, Limin Wang, Meng Dai, Nan Hu, Zhengjing Huang, Jianhong Li, Xiaoyan Li, Yichong Li, Zhihui Wang, Mei Zhang, Peng Yin, Yu Xu, Wenzhong Zhou, Yamin Bai, Xiaoning Cai, Guoping Cao, Xiaorong Chen, Wenlan Dong, Leilei Duan, Yajing Feng, Yuan He, Yun Huang, Mian Li, Boren Li, Shengquan Mi, Xiaoqian Shi, Baohua Wang, Chunxiao Wang, Tiange Wang, Yilong Wang, Zhuoqun Wang, Hongxi Wu, Dan Xing, Jing Yang, Xingquan Zhao, Tao Zheng, Jingren Yang, Di Zhang, Yubei Wu.
Funding/Support: This work is supported by the Chinese Ministry of Finance grants 1994DP131044 from the Key Laboratory for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases of Ministry of Health; 201002002 from the Sector Funds of Ministry of Health; 2012ZX09303006-001 from the National Key New Drug Creation and Manufacturing Program of Ministry of Science and Technology; 2011AA020107 from the National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (863 Program); and 81030011, 81222008, and 81130016 from the National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Role of the Sponsor: The funding agencies had no role in the design and conduct of the study, in the collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data, or in the preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript or decision to submit for publication.
Additional Contributions: We thank all 3240 research staff from local Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for their collection of data and blood samples. We also thank all the study participants for their participation and contribution.