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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)Recently, the deleterious metabolic effects of visceral fat [visceral adipose tissue (VAT)] deposition were challenged, and liver fat emerged as having a key independent role in the modulation of cardiometabolic risk factors.
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)To determine if beneficial effects of a weight-management program could be sustained for up to 24 months in a randomized trial in an ethnically diverse obese population.