Prevalence of metabolic syndrome-related disorders in a large adult population in Turkey
- X PREVENTING SYNDROME. Roberts-Grey, Gina // American Fitness;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p20
The article discusses various issues concerning metabolic syndrome. According to Ryan Lafferty, spokesman for the American Heart Association, metabolic syndrome or Syndrome X, is the combination of obesity, hypercholesterolemia and hypertension linked by an underlying resistance to insulin. A...
- Metabolic Syndrome, Syndrome X: Syndrome X, Y, Zâ€¦? Holt, Stephen // Townsend Letter;May2007, Issue 286, p91
The article discusses the concept of metabolic syndrome which includes obesity, hypertension, and hypercholesterolemia. The author suggests that metabolic syndrome also involves other diseases connected to insulin resistance which need a specific lifestyle, dietary, and nutritional...
- La incÃ³gnita del sÃndrome metabÃ³lico X. Solé-Plans, Sergi // Actas Espanolas de Psiquiatria;Nov-Dic2015, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p237
No abstract available.
- Prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in the United States. 2003-2012. Aguilar, Maria; Bhuket, Taft; Torres, Sharon; Liu, Benny; Wong, Robert J. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/19/2015, Vol. 313 Issue 19, p1973
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article, related to prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome in the U.S., published in previous issues of the journal.
- Metabolic syndrome and related variables, insulin resistance, leptin levels, and PPAR-Î³2 and leptin gene polymorphisms in a pedigree of subjects with bipolar disorder. Baptista, Trino; Sandia, Ignacio; Fernandez, Erika; Balzán, Ligia; Connell, Lissette; Uzcátegui, Euderruh; Serrano, Ana; Pabón, Albis; Angeles, Félix; Araque, Yarira; Delgado, Heidy; González, Alexy; Alviarez, Yonathan; Pinero, Jose; de Baptista, Enma A. // Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria;Apr-Jun2015, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p106
Objective: Evidence points to a high prevalence of metabolic dysfunction in bipolar disorder (BD), but few studies have evaluated the relatives of subjects with BD. We conducted a cross-sectional study in an extended family of patients with BD type I. Methods: The available relatives of the same...
- Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Iranian Professional Drivers: Results from a Population Based Study of 12,138 Men. Mohebbi, Iraj; Saadat, Soheil; Aghassi, Mohammadreza; Shekari, Mahsa; Matinkhah, Maghsuod; Sehat, Shadi // PLoS ONE;Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p1
Background: It is evident that professional driving is associated with substantial changes in lifestyle habits. Professional drivers are prone to metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its complications because their working environment is characterized by numerous stress factors such as lack of physical...
- metabolic syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1452
A definition of the term "metabolic syndrome" is presented.
- Factors involved in the development of the metabolic syndrome. We are what we eat and what we are eating. Masuzaki, Hiroaki // International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology;2013, Vol. 2013 Issue Suppl 1, p1
An abstract of the study "Factors Involved in the Development of the Metabolic Syndrome. We Are What We Eat and What We Are Eating" by Hiroaki Masuzaki is presented.
- Clinical phenotype of lathosterolosis. // Current Medical Literature: Lysosomal Storage Disease;2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p35
The article reports on the clinical phenotype of lathosterolosis, an autosomal recessively inherited disorder. It states that the said disorder belongs to the group of cholesterol metabolic syndromes associated with multiple congenital anomalies and mental retardation, including...