Metabolic syndrome in obese Turkish children and adolescents: comparison of two diagnostic models


Cizmecioglu F. M. , Hatun S., Kalaca S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.50, ss.359-365, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 50 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.359-365

Özet

There is no consensus on whether or not the diagnostic criteria of metabolic syndrome (MS) defined for adults [National Cholesterol Education Panel (NCEP) and World Health Organization (WHO)] can be used in childhood as well.