Metabolic syndrome in a multiethnic sample of school children: implications for the pediatric nurse.

@article{Bindler2007MetabolicSI,
  title={Metabolic syndrome in a multiethnic sample of school children: implications for the pediatric nurse.},
  author={Ruth C McGillis Bindler and Linda K. Massey and Jill Armstrong Shultz and Paulette E. Mills and Robert H Short},
  journal={Journal of pediatric nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={43-58}
}
There is lack of translational work that may assist the pediatric nurse in identifying the child who is at risk for metabolic syndrome. Early identification of the syndrome could assist pediatric health care providers in intervening and in lowering child health risks. Fasting serum insulin, metabolic syndrome criteria, and dietary intake were examined in a… CONTINUE READING