Ramachandran Vinitha

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The prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is increasing in urban India. Overweight in adolescence is a marker of overweight in adult age, and it shows an association with the above diseases. There have been meagre data from India on the prevalence of childhood obesity. The objective of the study was to quantify the prevalence(More)
AIMS The aims of this study were: (1) to assess the association of adiponectin, leptin and interleukin-6 (IL-6) with incidence of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) in Asian Indian men with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and (2) to evaluate the additional contribution of these with the well-established glycaemic marker HbA1c. METHODS This is an ancillary analyses(More)
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