TITLE

Measurement of insulin resistance by QUCKI can predict the degree of fibrosis in non alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)

AUTHOR(S)
Khan, Saad; Abadie, Michelle A; Nair, Satheesh
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS100
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article " Measurement of Insulin Resistance by QUCKI Can Predict the Degree of Fibrosis in Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)," by Saad Khan, Michelle A. Abadie, and Satheesh Nair is presented.
ACCESSION #
66954286

 

Related Articles

  • Resisting insulin resistance.  // Consumer Reports on Health;Jun98, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p6 

    Presents information from a study on insulin resistance which was conducted by researchers at the United States Sports Academy in Daphne, Alabama. What is insulin resistance; What previous research on insulin resistance suggested; Results of the study.

  • Understanding insulin resistance and syndrome X. Garber, Alan J.; Gavin III, James R. // Patient Care;6/15/1996, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p198 

    Discusses insulin resistance in diabetic patients. Syndromes of insulin resistance; Treatment approaches; Consequences and complications. INSETS: The diabetes prevention program.;The patient with diabetes..

  • Management of syndrome X.  // American Family Physician;1/1/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p341 

    Presents an abstract of an article in the November 1996 issue of the periodical `Canadian Family Physician,' that focused on the management of the insulin resistant condition called syndrome X. Manifestation of the disease; Factor attributed to the spread of syndrome X.

  • Erratum.  // Journal of Clinical Investigation;Mar2010, Vol. 120 Issue 3, p932 

    A correction to the article "Urea-induced ROS generation causes insulin resistance in mice with chronic renal failure" is presented.

  • DIABETES News.  // Drug Topics;Oct2002 Supplement, Vol. 146 Issue 19, p7 

    Reports developments related to diabetes in the U.S. as of October 2002. Discussion of the causes, detection, prophylaxis, and treatment of insulin resistance syndrome; Creation of an online diabetes patient education initiative; Association of the long-term microvascular complications with...

  • Carbohydrates & your Heart. Mason, Michael // Health (Time Inc. Health);Mar2000, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p134 

    Explores the condition called insulin resistance, a major cause of heart disease. Findings of Gerald Reaven, a hormone specialist at Stanford University; Discovery of the link between carbohydrates and heart attacks; Clinical signs of Syndrome X, the nickname for insulin resistance; How to know...

  • DAIRY: DO OR DON'T?  // Nutrition Action Health Letter;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p8 

    Discusses the role of eating dairy products in lowering the risk of developing insulin resistance syndrome, according to a study at Harvard Medical School.

  • Defective fatty acid uptake modulates insulin responsiveness and metabolic responses to diet in CD36-null mice. Hajri, Tahar; Xiao Xia Han; Bonen, Arend; Abumrad, Nada A. // Journal of Clinical Investigation;5/15/2002, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p1381 

    Examines the CD36-null mouse for insulin responsiveness and susceptibility to diet-induced insulin resistance. Uptake and tissue distribution of fluorodeoxyglucose; Glycogenesis and glucose oxidation in incubated soleus muscle; Effects of high-fructose and high-fat diets.

  • Insulin resistance predicts risk of ischaemic stroke.  // Pulse;10/20/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 31, p12 

    The article reports on the U.S. research that showed the potential of insulin resistance in predicting increased risk of ischaemic stroke.

  • Body Habitus Changes Related to Lipodystrophy. Sattler, Fred // Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/2/2003 Supplement 2, Vol. 36, pS84 

    Changes in body fat in persons infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have been associated with deleterious changes in blood lipids and insulin resistance, raising concern that these changes will increase the risk for accelerated atherosclerosis. Changes in body fat are often...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics