Is the combined use of insulin resistance indices, including adipokines, more reliable in metabolic syndrome?


KURAL B. , DEĞER O. , Erem C. , BALABAN YÜCESAN F. , ALİYAZICIOĞLU R. , Barlak Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.44, ss.1021-1028, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1310-90
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1021-1028

Özet

Background/aim: To determine the levels of adipokines (leptin, adiponectin, resistin, and visfatin) and the indices of insulin sensitivity/resistance, and to examine the relationship among them in patients with metabolic syndrome (MetS).