Effects of a thiazolidinedione compound on body fat and fat distribution of patients with type 2 diabetes.

@article{Kelly1999EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a thiazolidinedione compound on body fat and fat distribution of patients with type 2 diabetes.},
  author={I. E. Kelly and Thang S Han and Katherine Walsh and Michael E. J. Lean},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={1999},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={288-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of a thiazolidinedione (600 mg troglitazone) insulin-sensitizing treatment on total body fat measured by underwater weighing, on intra- and extra-abdominal fat mass using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and on anthropometric measures. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Type 2 diabetic outpatients were studied in a double-blind… CONTINUE READING