Effects of abdominal fat distribution parameters on severity of acute pancreatitis.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/247172
Title:
Effects of abdominal fat distribution parameters on severity of acute pancreatitis.
Authors:
O'Leary, D P; O'Neill, D; McLaughlin, P; O'Neill, S; Myers, E; Maher, M M; Redmond, H P
Affiliation:
Department of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland. olearypeter83@hotmail.com
Citation:
Effects of abdominal fat distribution parameters on severity of acute pancreatitis. 2012, 36 (7):1679-85 World J Surg
Journal:
World journal of surgery
Issue Date:
Jul-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/247172
DOI:
10.1007/s00268-011-1414-y
PubMed ID:
22491816
Abstract:
Obesity is a well-established risk factor for acute pancreatitis. Increased visceral fat has been shown to exacerbate the pro-inflammatory milieu experienced by patients. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between the severity of acute pancreatitis and abdominal fat distribution parameters measured on computed tomography (CT) scan.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Abdominal Fat; Acute Disease; Adolescent; Adult; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Body Mass Index; Female; Humans; Length of Stay; Male; Middle Aged; Multivariate Analysis; Obesity; Pancreatitis; Risk Factors; Severity of Illness Index; Tomography, X-Ray Computed; Young Adult
ISSN:
1432-2323

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Leary, D Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Neill, Den_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcLaughlin, Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Neill, Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMyers, Een_GB
dc.contributor.authorMaher, M Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorRedmond, H Pen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-10-05T13:29:44Z-
dc.date.available2012-10-05T13:29:44Z-
dc.date.issued2012-07-
dc.identifier.citationEffects of abdominal fat distribution parameters on severity of acute pancreatitis. 2012, 36 (7):1679-85 World J Surgen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1432-2323-
dc.identifier.pmid22491816-
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s00268-011-1414-y-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/247172-
dc.description.abstractObesity is a well-established risk factor for acute pancreatitis. Increased visceral fat has been shown to exacerbate the pro-inflammatory milieu experienced by patients. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between the severity of acute pancreatitis and abdominal fat distribution parameters measured on computed tomography (CT) scan.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to World journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.subject.meshAbdominal Fat-
dc.subject.meshAcute Disease-
dc.subject.meshAdolescent-
dc.subject.meshAdult-
dc.subject.meshAged-
dc.subject.meshAged, 80 and over-
dc.subject.meshBody Mass Index-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshLength of Stay-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshMiddle Aged-
dc.subject.meshMultivariate Analysis-
dc.subject.meshObesity-
dc.subject.meshPancreatitis-
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors-
dc.subject.meshSeverity of Illness Index-
dc.subject.meshTomography, X-Ray Computed-
dc.subject.meshYoung Adult-
dc.titleEffects of abdominal fat distribution parameters on severity of acute pancreatitis.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Academic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland. olearypeter83@hotmail.comen_GB
dc.identifier.journalWorld journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.description.provinceMunsteren

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