Fat embolism (disorder)

Known as: Fat Embolisms, embolism fat, fat embolus 
Blocking of a blood vessel by fat deposits in the circulation. It is often seen after fractures of large bones or after administration of… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading global cause of death, accounting for 17.3 million deaths per year. Preventive… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Obesity and type 2 diabetes are characterized by altered gut microbiota, inflammation, and gut barrier disruption. Microbial… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Overweight and obesity affects more than 66% of the adult population and is associated with a variety of chronic diseases. Weight… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
To identify common variants influencing body mass index (BMI), we analyzed genome-wide association data from 16,876 individuals… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Visceral adipose tissue (VAT) compartments may confer increased metabolic risk. The incremental utility of measuring… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
It now appears that, in most obese patients, obesity is associated with a low-grade inflammation of white adipose tissue (WAT… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Insulin resistance is a major factor in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes in the elderly. To investigate how insulin resistance… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The wide range of phenotypic abnormalities seen in the leptin-deficient ob/ob mouse and their reversibility by leptin… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT The protein hormone leptin is important to the homeostatic regulation of body weight. Treatment with exogenous leptin may… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The prevalence of obesity among children is high and is increasing. We know that obesity runs in families, with children of obese… (More)
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