RACHAEL VAN PELT

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A novel index of whole body antilipolytic insulin action
    Rachael E Van Pelt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E162-5. 2013
  2. pmc Sex differences in the association of thigh fat and metabolic risk in older adults
    Rachael E Van Pelt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:422-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc A novel index of whole body antilipolytic insulin action
    Rachael E Van Pelt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E162-5. 2013
    ..We evaluated whether an index of antilipolytic insulin action could be derived from readily available insulin and glycerol concentrations obtained during clamps or oral glucose tolerance tests (OGTT)...
  2. pmc Sex differences in the association of thigh fat and metabolic risk in older adults
    Rachael E Van Pelt
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:422-8. 2011
    ..The discordance between the DXA and CT results in men is unclear but may be due to sex differences in visceral fat accrual. The mechanisms underlying the protective effect of thigh fat on metabolic risk factors need to be elucidated...