Relation of insulin resistance to markers of preclinical cardiovascular disease: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • After accounting for relevant biological covariates, including body mass and fat distribution, insulin-resistance measured by HOMA is not an independent correlate of LV mass and function, but negatively influences arterial compliance.

publication date

  • June 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0939-4753(03)80173-4

PubMed ID

  • 12955795

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 140

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 13

number

  • 3