Abdominal obesity with hypertriglyceridaemia, lipoprotein(a) and apolipoprotein A-I determine marked cardiometabolic risk


Onat A., Can G. , Ornek E., Sansoy V., Aydin M., Yuksel H.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, cilt.43, ss.1129-1139, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/eci.12150
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1129-1139

Özet

Background Risks for coronary heart disease (CHD) and diabetes (T2DM) of the hypertriglyceridemic waist' phenotype (HtgW) warrant further investigation. We studied this issue and whether partial proinflammatory conversion of apolipoprotein (apo) A-I by lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is a codeterminant.