Are serum adiponectin concentrations in a population sample of 64-year-old Caucasian women with varying glucose tolerance associated with ultrasound-assessed atherosclerosis?


OBJECTIVE To examine whether serum adiponectin concentrations were associated with subclinical atherosclerosis assessed as intima media thickness (IMT) in the carotid arteries in Caucasian women with varying degrees of glucose tolerance. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS From a population-based cohort of 64-year-old Swedish women, 533 subjects with type 2… (More)


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