Relationship of left ventricular mass to insulin sensitivity and body mass index in healthy individuals

Ebinc H., Ayerden Ebinc F., Nur Ozkurt Z. N. , Dogru T., Yilmaz M.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, cilt.61, sa.4, ss.398-405, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 61 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2143/ac.61.4.2017299
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.398-405


Objective-The objective of this study was to investigate the contribution of insulin resistance, hyperinsulinaemia and obesity, independently of other major factors, to changes in left ventricular mass a cardiovascular risk indicator, in a healthy population without co-morbid states such as diabetes or hypertension.