JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.30, no.9, pp.947-955, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
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adolescent, atherogenic index of plasma, cardiometabolic risk, children, TRIGLYCERIDE/HDL-CHOLESTEROL RATIO, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, CARDIOVASCULAR RISK, OBESE CHILDREN, ASSOCIATION, MASS
Background: Most of the studies investigating the correlation between the atherogenic index of plasma (AIP) and cardiometabolic risk factors have been conducted with adults, while only a limited number of related studies that involved children and adolescents has been conducted. The purpose of this study is to assess the correlation between the AIP and other cardiometabolic risk factors in adolescents.