Adiponectin, adiposity, and insulin resistance in children and adolescents.

  title={Adiponectin, adiposity, and insulin resistance in children and adolescents.},
  author={Zubin Punthakee and Edgard E. Delvin and Jennifer O'loughlin and Gilles Paradis and {\'E}mile L{\'e}vy and Robert W. Platt and Marie Lambert},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  volume={91 6},
CONTEXT Determinants of adiponectin and its association with insulin resistance (IR) are less well studied in youth than in adults. OBJECTIVES The objective of the study was to describe, in youth, the age- and sex-specific distribution of adiponectin concentrations and the association with demographic, anthropometric, and lifestyle factors, parental… CONTINUE READING