A1 Journal article – refereed
A Diagnosis of the Metabolic Syndrome in Youth That Resolves by Adult Life Is Associated With a Normalization of High Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Risk The Bogalusa Heart and Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Studies




List of Authors: Magnussen CG, Koskinen J, Juonala M, Chen W, Srinivasan SR, Sabin MA, Thomson R, Schmidt MD, Nguyen QM, Xu JH, Skilton MR, Kahonen M, Laitinen T, Taittonen L, Lehtimaeki T, Ronnemaa T, Viikari JSA, Berenson GS, Raitakari OT
Publisher: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Publication year: 2012
Journal: Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Journal name in source: JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY
Journal acronym: J AM COLL CARDIOL
Number in series: 17
Volume number: 60
Issue number: 17
ISSN: 0735-1097

Abstract
Conclusions Although youth with MetS are at increased risk of adult high IMT and T2DM, these data indicate that the resolution of youth MetS by adulthood can go some way to normalize this risk to levels seen in those who have never had MetS. (J Am Coll Cardiol 2012;60:1631-9) (c) 2012 by the American College of Cardiology Foundation

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