Nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors in pediatric metabolic syndrome.

@article{Retnakaran2006NontraditionalCR,
  title={Nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors in pediatric metabolic syndrome.},
  author={Ravi Retnakaran and Bernard Zinman and Philip W. Connelly and Stewart B Harris and Anthony J. G. Hanley},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={148 2},
  pages={176-82}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the relationships between nontraditional cardiovascular (CV) risk factors and components of the metabolic syndrome in Native Canadian children, a population at risk of future CV disease. STUDY DESIGN CV risk factors were evaluated in a population-based study of a Canadian Oji-Cree community, involving 236 children aged 10 to 19 years… CONTINUE READING