Association of plasma free fatty acids and left ventricular diastolic function in patients with clinically severe obesity.
- Published Article
The American journal of clinical nutrition
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 2006
The negative association between FFA and diastolic function, in the setting of insulin resistance, suggests that excess FFA may exert a lipotoxic effect on the heart.
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