Evaluation of glucose intolerance in adolescents relative to adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus


Babaoglu K., Hatun S., Arslanoglu I., Isguven P., Bas F., Ercan O., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.19, no.11, pp.1319-1326, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1319-1326
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: There is an increasing trend in the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) in childhood and adolescence, while positive family history of DM2 and obesity are the most important risk factors. To study the influence of family history and obesity on glucose intolerance in our country was the aim of this study.