Adipocytokine profile and insulin resistance in childhood obesity.

@article{Gherlan2012AdipocytokinePA,
  title={Adipocytokine profile and insulin resistance in childhood obesity.},
  author={Iuliana Gherlan and Suzana Vlădoiu and Florin Alexiu and Mihaela Giurcaneanu and Sabina Oros and Andreea Brehar and Camelia Procopiuc and Constantin Dumitrache},
  journal={Maedica},
  year={2012},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={205-13}
}
BACKGROUND Adipose tissue is a veritable "endocrine organ" due to its adipocytokines secretion implied in insulin sensitivity modulation and cardiovascular complications. OBJECTIVE To identify the adipocytokines' plasmatic profile (adiponectin, leptin, resistin, IL-6, TNFα) in obese children and adolescents and to assess their relationship with "classic" clinical/paraclinical markers of metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance. MATERIAL AND METHODS A case-control study comparing a study… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

Leptin, vitamin D, and cardiorespiratory fitness as risk factors for insulin resistance in European adolescents: gender differences in the HELENA Study.

Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme • 2014
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 64 references

mones and Cytokines in Childhood Obesity

N Arsaln, B Erdur, A Aydin
Indian Pediatrics • 2010

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…