Defining the metabolic syndrome construct: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cross-sectional analysis.
- Published Article
American Diabetes Association
- Publication Date
Aug 01, 2007
The metabolic syndrome did not have supra-additive association with IMT, but its components clustered greater than chance expectation and a higher component count was associated with greater insulin resistance. The metabolic syndrome was compatible with two of three "syndrome" constructs tested.
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