Insulin resistance and hypertriglyceridemia in nondiabetic relatives of patients with noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.

@article{Laws1989InsulinRA,
  title={Insulin resistance and hypertriglyceridemia in nondiabetic relatives of patients with noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.},
  author={A B Laws and Marcia L. Stefanick and Gerald Mark Reaven},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={1989},
  volume={69 2},
  pages={343-7}
}
Plasma glucose, FFA, and insulin responses to an oral glucose challenge, plasma lipid and lipoprotein concentrations, and the ability of insulin to stimulate glucose disposal were measured in 35 nondiabetic sedentary and overweight subjects. The subjects were divided into 2 groups on the basis of the presence (n = 19) or absence (n = 16) of a history of a first degree relative with noninsulin-dependent diabetes. The 2 groups were similar in age, body mass index, waist to hip ratio, and maximal… CONTINUE READING

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