[Correlation between serum uric acid and insulin resistance].

  title={[Correlation between serum uric acid and insulin resistance].},
  author={Miao Wang and Dong Zhao and Guang-wei Li and Wei Wang and Jing Liu and Jun Liu and Sa Na Liu and Lan-ping Qin and Guang-hua Zhou},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi},
  volume={87 46},
OBJECTIVE To assess the correlation between serum uric acid and insulin resistance in natural population of Beijing. METHODS 1 056 people without-diabetes, 460 males and 596 females, aged 35-64 was selected from the natural population in Beijing using stratified-random sampling method. Serum uric acid, fasting blood glucose, insulin and other metabolic parameters were measured. The insulin activity index (IAI) was calculated to assess insulin resistance. RESULTS The natural logarithm of IAI… CONTINUE READING