Arterial wall thickening and stiffening in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes


ATABEK M. E. , KURTOĞLU S. , Pirgon O., BAYKARA M.

DIABETES RESEARCH AND CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.74, no.1, pp.33-40, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.diabres.2006.03.004
  • Title of Journal : DIABETES RESEARCH AND CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Page Numbers: pp.33-40

Abstract

Objective: We evaluated structural and functional characteristics of the common carotid artery (CCA), a marker of early carotid atherosclerosis, and investigated their relation to metabolic and anthropometric parameters in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.