The association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease with central and peripheral blood pressure in adolescence: findings from a cross-sectional study

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OBJECTIVES We aimed to determine the association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) with central and peripheral blood pressure (BP), in a general adolescent population and to examine whether associations are independent of adiposity. METHODS Using cross-sectional data from a subsample (N = 1904) of a UK birth cohort, we assessed markers of NAFLD… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000000445

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@inproceedings{Patel2015TheAO, title={The association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease with central and peripheral blood pressure in adolescence: findings from a cross-sectional study}, author={Sumaiya Patel and Debbie A Lawlor and Diana L.S. Ferreira and Alun D. Hughes and N. C. Chaturvedi and Mark Callaway and Christopher Paul Day and Naveed Sattar and A. Fraser}, booktitle={Journal of hypertension}, year={2015} }