Fat accumulation in liver and muscle : association with adipokines and risk of cardiovascular events

Abstract

The prevalence of obesity is dramatically on the rise in the Western world. Obesity is associated with several chronic diseases, including diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD). Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occurs when fat is ectopically stored in the liver. It is closely associated with serious metabolic abnormalities. Non-alcoholic fatty liver… (More)

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@inproceedings{INLAND2013FatAI, title={Fat accumulation in liver and muscle : association with adipokines and risk of cardiovascular events}, author={OULU F INLAND and Olli Vuolteenaho and Pauliina Pisto and Olavi Ukkola and Antero Y. Kes{\"a}niemi and Merja Santaniemi and Jussi Pihlajam{\"a}ki}, year={2013} }