Relations of hyperuricemia with the various components of the insulin resistance syndrome in young black and white adults: the CARDIA study. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults.

@article{Rathmann1998RelationsOH,
  title={Relations of hyperuricemia with the various components of the insulin resistance syndrome in young black and white adults: the CARDIA study. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults.},
  author={Wolfgang Rathmann and Ellen Funkhouser and Alan Dyer and Jeffrey M. Roseman},
  journal={Annals of epidemiology},
  year={1998},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={250-61}
}
PURPOSE To assess the association of hyperuricemia with the various components of the Insulin Resistance Syndrome (IRS) in a biracial cohort of young adults. METHODS Cross-sectional study in 4053 young black and white adults aged 18-30 years from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study. RESULTS Body mass index (BMI), fasting insulin, and triglycerides were significantly higher, and high density lipoprotein (HDL)-cholesterol lower in subjects with hyperuricemia… CONTINUE READING