Insulin resistance in the pathogenesis of NIDDM in Pima Indians.

Abstract

NIDDM in Pima Indians is characterized by obesity, abnormal insulin secretion, insulin resistance, and excess hepatic glucose output. Cross-sectional studies, and, as yet incomplete longitudinal studies of nondiabetic and diabetic Pima Indians suggest that the natural history of the disease begins with insulin resistance and, subsequently, when insulin… (More)

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@article{Bogardus1993InsulinRI, title={Insulin resistance in the pathogenesis of NIDDM in Pima Indians.}, author={Clifton Bogardus}, journal={Diabetes care}, year={1993}, volume={16 1}, pages={228-31} }