Insulin resistance, inflammation and metabolic syndrome in normal weight and overweight/obese primary school children in Kuala Lumpur

Studies on metabolic syndrome (MetS) of children are important in view of rising prevalence of childhood obesity worldwide. This study compares the risks of insulin resistance, inflammation and metabolic syndrome between overweight/obese (OW/OB) and normal weight (NW) children in Kuala Lumpur.

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Yit, Siew Chin, Mohd Nasir Mohd Taib, Zalilah Mohd Shariff, Zubaidah Jamil Osman, Hui Tung, Serene En, Hip, Seng Yim
Format: Journal Contribution
Language:English
Published: 2020
Subjects:
Age
Online Access:http://agris.upm.edu.my:8080/dspace/handle/0/17277