Insulin resistance with impaired fasting glucose increases the risk of NAFLD

@inproceedings{nnerhag2013InsulinRW,
  title={Insulin resistance with impaired fasting glucose increases the risk of NAFLD},
  author={Kristina {\"O}nnerhag and Peter Nilsson and Stefan Lindgren},
  year={2013}
}
Background: Our aim was to investigate the frequency of elevated liver enzymes and NAFLD in patients with known insulin resistance during 15 years of follow-up. Methods: Subjects with insulin resistance were identified from a population-based prospective cohort study in Sweden, Malmö Diet and Cancer Study, conducted in 1991-1996. In all, 285 non-diabetic subjects with insulin resistance established by HOMA-IR (homeostasis model assessment) were invited to do the liver function testing and if… CONTINUE READING