Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Are Associated With Generalized Microvascular Dysfunction: The Maastricht Study.

@article{Srensen2016PrediabetesAT,
  title={Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Are Associated With Generalized Microvascular Dysfunction: The Maastricht Study.},
  author={Ben M S{\"o}rensen and Alfons J H M Houben and Tos T. J. M. Berendschot and Jan S. A. G. Schouten and Abraham A. Kroon and Carla J. H. van der Kallen and Ronald M. A. Henry and Annemarie Koster and Simone J. S. Sep and Pieter Cornelis Dagnelie and Nicolaas C. Schaper and Miranda T Schram and Coen D A Stehouwer},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2016},
  volume={134 18},
  pages={1339-1352}
}
BACKGROUND Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. This can be partly explained by large-artery dysfunction, which already occurs in prediabetes ("ticking clock hypothesis"). Whether a similar phenomenon also applies to microvascular dysfunction is not known. We therefore tested the hypothesis that microvascular dysfunction is already present in prediabetes and is more severe in T2DM. To do so, we investigated the associations of prediabetes, T2DM… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 43 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
18 Citations
41 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 references

by gest on N ovem er 6, 2017 http://ciajournals.org/ D ow nladed from 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.023446

  • JM Mostaza, C Lahoz, MA Salinero-Fort, C de Burgos-Lunar, F Laguna, E Estirado
  • Atherosclerosis
  • 2015

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…