Does abnormal insulin action or insulin secretion explain the increase in prevalence of impaired glucose metabolism with age in populations of different ethnicities?
2010 (English)In: Diabetes/Metabolism Research Reviews, ISSN 1520-7552, E-ISSN 1520-7560, Vol. 26, no 4, 245-253 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The age-related increase in glucose intolerance may not be fully explained by the defect in HOMA-IR and HOMA-B. As HOMA-IR and HOMA-B are only surrogate measures of insulin sensitivity and insulin secretion, the results need to be further investigated.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 26, no 4, 245-253 p.
age;insulin resistance;β-cell function;impaired fasting glucose;impaired glucose tolerance
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-39680DOI: 10.1002/dmrr.1078PubMedID: 20503256OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-39680DiVA: diva2:394692