In vivo endothelial dysfunction characterizes patients with impaired fasting glucose.

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OBJECTIVE The American Diabetes Association has recently defined a new category of abnormal glucose homeostasis called "impaired fasting glucose" (IFG), where glucose levels do not meet the criteria of diabetes but are too high to be considered normal. We determined whether endothelial dysfunction is a characteristic of subjects with IFG. RESEARCH DESIGN… (More)

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@article{Vehkavaara1999InVE, title={In vivo endothelial dysfunction characterizes patients with impaired fasting glucose.}, author={Satu Vehkavaara and Anneli Sepp{\"a}l{\"a}-Lindroos and Jukka Westerbacka and Peter Groop and Hannele Yki-J{\"a}rvinen}, journal={Diabetes care}, year={1999}, volume={22 12}, pages={2055-60} }