Understanding the nature of metabolic syndrome components in children and what they can and cannot do to predict adult disease

J Pediatr. 2009 Sep;155(3):e13-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2009.04.043.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Body Mass Index
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Comorbidity
  • Congresses as Topic
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / diagnosis*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / epidemiology*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / physiopathology
  • Disease Progression*
  • Health Surveys
  • Humans
  • Lipids / blood
  • Metabolic Syndrome / blood
  • Metabolic Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Metabolic Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Metabolic Syndrome / physiopathology
  • Predictive Value of Tests*
  • Reference Standards
  • Risk Factors
  • Waist Circumference

Substances

  • Lipids