[Serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease].

@article{Zhu2010SerumOP,
  title={[Serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease].},
  author={Qi-qian Zhu and Da-jun Lou and Xu-wei Si and Li-li Guan and Qiao-ying You and Zhong-ming Yu and Ai-zhen Zhang and Duo Li},
  journal={Zhonghua nei ke za zhi},
  year={2010},
  volume={49 4},
  pages={305-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the relationship between serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (omega-3PUFA) and insulin resistance (IR) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). METHODS This trial involved 51 patients of type 2 diabetes mellitus with NAFLD (G4 group), 50 patients of type 2 diabetes alone (G3 group), 45 patients of NAFLD alone (G2 group) and 42 healthy control subjects (G1 group). Serum omega-3PUFA profile was analyzed with capillary… CONTINUE READING