Insulin resistance: from theory to practice

Kakkilaya, Srinivas B. (2006) Insulin resistance: from theory to practice. Online Journal of Health And Allied Sciences, 5 (1). pp. 1-4. ISSN 0972-5997

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Insulin resistance is at the core of the well recognised metabolic syndrome and possibly many other ailments commonly seen in the modern society. While the quantification of insulin resistance remains a difficult task, the problems associated with it are increasing in epidemic proportions. Need of the hour therefore is to develop concise dietary and pharmacotherapeutic guidelines for prevention and management of insulin resistance.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Insulin resistance, Diseases of civilization, Diet, Prevention, Management
Subjects:Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services > Health Services
Chemical and Pharmacologic Phenomena > Drug Resistance
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases > Metabolic Diseases > Glucose Metabolism Disorders > Hyperinsulinism > Insulin Resistance
Environment and Public Health > Public Health
Investigative Techniques > Diet
ID Code:1669
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:19 July 2006

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