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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Obesity and type 2 diabetes are characterized by altered gut microbiota, inflammation, and gut barrier disruption. Microbial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Advanced age is the main risk factor for most chronic diseases and functional deficits in humans, but the fundamental mechanisms… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Non-thrombotic PE does not represent a distinct clinical syndrome. It may be due to a variety of embolic materials and result in… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Editor's Note: This issue of In the Clinic has been updated. More than 30% of U.S. adults are obese (1). Generally defined as a… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background— Visceral adipose tissue (VAT) compartments may confer increased metabolic risk. The incremental utility of measuring… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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… Expand
Review
1984
Review
1984
In a prospective study of risk factors for ischaemic heart disease 792 54 year old men selected by year of birth (1913) and… Expand