Plasma adiponectin levels are related to obesity, inflammation, blood lipids and insulin in type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic Trinidadians.

@article{Nayak2010PlasmaAL,
  title={Plasma adiponectin levels are related to obesity, inflammation, blood lipids and insulin in type 2 diabetic and non-diabetic Trinidadians.},
  author={Bijoor Shivananda Nayak and Deepak Ramsingh and Shanaree Gooding and George Legall and Sanjiv Bissram and Atif M. F. Mohammed and Anupama Raychaudhuri and Brad Sahadeo and Varoon Pandohie and Kemron Figaro},
  journal={Primary care diabetes},
  year={2010},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={187-92}
}
AIMS To determine the relationship between plasma adiponectin levels and obesity, inflammation, blood lipids and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetics (T2DM) and non-diabetics in a patient population in Trinidad. METHODS A cohort study of a total of 126 type 2 diabetic (42 males and 84 females) and 140 (43 males and 97 females) non-diabetic public clinic attendees were assessed between December 2008 and July 2009. Along with clinical history and anthropometry, adiponectin, TNF-α, IL-6, CRP… CONTINUE READING