Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Insulin Resistance in Adults from an Urban Community in the Gambia: Cross-Sectional Study

@inproceedings{Nkum2014LeftVH,
  title={Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Insulin Resistance in Adults from an Urban Community in the Gambia: Cross-Sectional Study},
  author={Bernard Cudjoe Nkum and Frank Botsi Micah and Theophilus C. Ankrah and Ousman A. Nyan},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the association between left ventricular hypertrophy and insulin resistance in Gambians. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Outpatient clinics of Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital and Medical Research Council Laboratories in Banjul. PARTICIPANTS Three hundred and sixteen consecutive patients were enrolled from outpatient… CONTINUE READING