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To investigate the relative role of the adiponectin and leptin in the insulin resistance (IR) and obesity we studied plasma levels of these adipocytokines in obese and insulin resistant postmenopausal (PM) females with type 2 diabetes (DM2) during 6 months of Metformin therapy. We recruited 26 PM women, between the ages of 50 and 67 (59,7+/-8,1 years).(More)
Allergic rhinitis is a widespread allergic disease, with 35-40% prevalence in the world population. It is characterized with increasing frequency, particularly in children's population. Goal of the work - study of psycho-emotional profile in adolescents with allergic rhinitis of different severity. Single-stage research was conducted, in compliance with the(More)
The goal of our research was to find out, whether asthma phenotyping, based on presence of accompanying allergic diseases is significant for asthma classification or not. Research was conducted on the basis of questioning of random and representative cohorts of Tbilisi children's population, by cross-section method of epidemiological research. Special(More)
The aim of the study was to assess nutritional status and anthropometric parameters in children aged 5-6 and to identify possible factors influencing the growth pattern of Georgian children. The cross-sectional study was performed on a sample of 754 children boys and girls aged 5-6 attending preschool facilities and their main caregivers in the study sites.(More)
The objective of this study was to compare plasma levels of adiponectin and leptin in lean (LN), obese (OB) and obese diabetic (OD) postmenopausal females (PMF). We recruited 26 PM women (group 1, mean age - 59,7+/-8,1 years, BMI - 36,6+/-1,8 kg/m(2)). All women had their last menstrual flow more than 2 year before the study (mean duration of PM period was(More)
Goal of the research was complex evaluation of the health status of the primary-school aged children residing in various regions (urban, rural) of Adjaria. Cross-section, one-stage research was conducted in the City of Batumi and village Tsikhisdziri. In the process of survey health status of children of 4 public schools, from 6 to 9 years old was studied.(More)
Case representative selective study of children from 1 to 15 years old age in Batumi, with 2110 children population has been carried out. Risk factors were studied by interviewing method, using two step estimation (on the basis of primary and secondary questionnaire) of the disease developing risk. For statistical analysis of the data SPSS v. 12 was used.(More)
The aim of the study was assessment of incidence of allergic rhinitis and respiratory infections and evaluation of quality of life of first grade school age children with allergic rhinitis. The cross sectional study in randomly selected regions and schools was conducted using specially developed parent questionnaire and mini rhino conjunctivitis quality of(More)
permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver Introduction: Incidence of anaphylaxis is increasing. Data regarding(More)
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