Surrogates Markers of Insulin Resistance

Authors

  • Ekhlas Khalid Hameed Al-Kindy College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Laith Thamer Al-Ameri Al-Kindy College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47723/kcmj.v18i1.837

Keywords:

Insulin resistance, Visceral Adiposity Index, Triglyceride-Glucose Index, Lipid Accumulation Product

Abstract

Insulin resistance is a fundamental feature of obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases and contributes to many of the metabolic syndrome's abnormalities. It is defined as a subnormal reaction to normal insulin concentrations or a situation in which greater than normal insulin concentrations are necessary for normal response.

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Published

2022-05-05 — Updated on 2022-05-08

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Hameed, E. K., & Al-Ameri, L. T. (2022). Surrogates Markers of Insulin Resistance. AL-Kindy College Medical Journal, 18(1), 1–2. https://doi.org/10.47723/kcmj.v18i1.837 (Original work published May 5, 2022)