Greater body mass index is a better predictor of subclinical cardiac damage at long-term follow-up in men than is insulin sensitivity: a prospective, population-based cohort study.

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Abstract

To examine whether lower insulin sensitivity as determined by homeostatic model assessment (HOMA-%S) was associated with increased left ventricular mass (LVM) and presence of LV diastolic dysfunction at long-term follow-up, independently of body mass index (BMI), in middle-aged, otherwise healthy males.

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  • Kardiologi
Originalspråkengelska
Artikelnummer168
TidskriftBMC Cardiovascular Disorders
Volym15
Utgåva nummer1
StatusPublished - 2015
PublikationskategoriForskning
Peer review utfördJa