Cardiac Markers of Pre-Clinical Disease in Adolescents With the Metabolic Syndrome. The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Myocardium

abstract

  • In a population sample of adolescents, MetS is associated with higher prevalences of LV hypertrophy and LA dilation and with reduced LV systolic and diastolic function, independently of individual MetS components.

publication date

  • September 9, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2703730

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2008.04.013

PubMed ID

  • 18772065

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 932

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 52

number

  • 11