The prospective association between adiponectin and coronary artery disease among individuals with type 1 diabetes. The Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study

@article{Costacou2004ThePA,
  title={The prospective association between adiponectin and coronary artery disease among individuals with type 1 diabetes. The Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study},
  author={Tina Costacou and Janice C. Zgibor and Rhobert Wyn Evans and Jim D Otvos and Maria F. Lopes-Virella and Russell P Tracy and Trevor John Orchard},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={48},
  pages={41-48}
}
Recent findings suggest the potential involvement of adiponectin in obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. We assessed the prospective association between adiponectin concentration and coronary artery disease in individuals with type 1 diabetes. Participants were identified from the Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications cohort, a prospective follow-up study of childhood-onset type 1 diabetes. At baseline, subjects had a mean age of 28 years, and a mean diabetes duration of 19… CONTINUE READING