Serum lipoproteins in children and young adults: determinants and treatment strategies.

@article{Porkka1996SerumLI,
  title={Serum lipoproteins in children and young adults: determinants and treatment strategies.},
  author={Kimmo V.K. Porkka and Olli T. Raitakari},
  journal={Current opinion in lipidology},
  year={1996},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={183-7}
}
Serum lipoproteins are related to vascular atherosclerotic changes as seen in necropsy studies of child fatal accident victims; therefore, efforts have been made to reveal the determinants of lipoprotein metabolism in children and young adults. Recent data emphasize the adverse effects of obesity, insulin resistance and high fat intake on lipid profiles of… CONTINUE READING