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Ethnic differences in lipoprotein subclasses in obese adolescents: importance of liver and intraabdominal fat accretion.D'Adamo, Ebe; Northrup, Veronika; Weiss, Ram; Santoro, Nicola; Pierpont, Bridget; Savoye, Mary; O'Malley, Grace; Caprio, Sonia; Department of Pediatrics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA. (2010-09)Liver fat accretion, independent of VAT, may play a role in the ethnic differences seen in large VLDL particles. This trial was registered at clinicaltrials.gov as NCT00536250.
Long-term results of an obesity program in an ethnically diverse pediatric population.Savoye, Mary; Nowicka, Paulina; Shaw, Melissa; Yu, Sunkyung; Dziura, James; Chavent, Georgia; O'Malley, Grace; Serrecchia, John B; Tamborlane, William V; Caprio, Sonia; et al. (2011-03)This study, unprecedented because of the high degree of obesity and ethnically diverse backgrounds of children, reveals that benefits of an intensive lifestyle program can be sustained 12 months after completing the active intervention phase.