Significance of epicardial and intrathoracic adipose tissue volume among type 1 diabetes patients in the DCCT/EDIC: A pilot study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adipose Tissue
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Pericardium
  • Thoracic Cavity

abstract

  • T1DM patients with greater BMI, WTH ratio, weighted HbA1c level, triglyceride level and AER≥300/ESRD had significantly larger EAT/IAT volumes. Larger sample size studies are recommended to evaluate independency.

authors

publication date

  • July 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4961378

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1371/journal.pone.0159958

PubMed ID

  • 27459689

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e0159958

volume

  • 11

number

  • 7