- Sleep architecture and glucose and insulin homeostasis in obese adolescentsDorit Koren
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
Diabetes Care 34:2442-7. 2011..We hypothesized that in obese adolescents, sleep disturbances would associate with altered glucose and insulin homeostasis...
- Prediabetic obese adolescents have a more atherogenic lipoprotein profile compared with normoglycemic obese peersSheela N Magge
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Pediatr 161:881-6. 2012..To compare lipoprotein profiles of prediabetic to normoglycemic obese adolescents...
- Adiponectin is associated with favorable lipoprotein profile, independent of BMI and insulin resistance, in adolescentsSheela N Magge
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, 15th Floor Suite 1578, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:1549-54. 2011..Children with obesity and insulin resistance (IR) have decreased adiponectin and have increased cardiovascular risk. Adiponectin has antiatherogenic effects, but its mechanism is unclear...