A comprehensive assessment of endothelial function in overweight women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome.

@article{Moran2009ACA,
  title={A comprehensive assessment of endothelial function in overweight women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome.},
  author={Lisa J Moran and Samantha K. Hutchison and Caroline Meyer and S Zoungas and Helena J Teede},
  journal={Clinical science},
  year={2009},
  volume={116 10},
  pages={761-70}
}
PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is associated with reproductive abnormalities, IR (insulin resistance) and elevated risk factors for CVD (cardiovascular disease) and Type 2 diabetes, including endothelial dysfunction. The present study aimed to assess a range of circulating markers of endothelial function in overweight women with and without PCOS. Overweight and obese age- and BMI (body mass index)-matched women with (n=80) and without (n=27) PCOS were assessed in a cross-sectional study. End… CONTINUE READING
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