The Relationship Between Weight Loss and All-Cause Mortality in Older Men and Women With and Without Diabetes Mellitus: The Rancho Bernardo Study

Authors:Wedick, N., Barrett-Connor, E., Knoke, J. D. and Wingard, D. L.
Ages 40-79 (measured at 1972-74 and 1984-97) N=1800 men and women "In this population of older individuals, weight loss predicted increased all-cause mortality risk not explained by covariates."