Metabolically healthy obese subjects are at risk of fatty liver but not of pre-clinical atherosclerosis.

Abstract

BACKGROUNDS AND AIMS Whether obesity increases risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and fatty liver because of the co-existence of other risk factors is uncertain. We investigated odds ratios (ORs) for: a) a measure of pre-clinical atherosclerosis and b) fatty liver, in metabolically healthy obese (MHO) subjects, metabolically abnormal obese (MAO) subjects… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.numecd.2013.07.005

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