Cardiac geometry and function in diabetic or prediabetic adolescents and young adults: The strong heart study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Prediabetic State

abstract

  • In a population of adolescents and young adults, DM is independently associated with early unfavorable cardiovascular phenotype characterized by increased left ventricular mass, concentric geometry, and early preclinical systolic and diastolic dysfunction; early cardiovascular alterations are also present in participants with prediabetes.

publication date

  • October 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3177709

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2337/dc11-0191

PubMed ID

  • 21873564

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2300

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 34

number

  • 10