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Response: The Association between Sleep Duration and Overweight in a School-Age Population in Seoul (J Obes Metab Syndr 2017;26:45-51)

Shin SM

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):233-234.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.233
No abstract available.
Letter to the Editor: The Association between Sleep Duration and Overweight in a School-Age Population in Seoul (J Obes Metab Syndr 2017;26:45–51)

Rhie YJ

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):231-232.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.231
No abstract available.
Resolution of Metabolic Disorders and Overweight in a Patient with ACTH-independent Cushing's Syndrome after Unilateral Adrenalectomy

Yu SH, Kim YS, Lee KY

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):227-230.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.227
Excessive production of cortisol by abnormal adrenocortical tissue causes clinical manifestations of Cushing's syndrome and is associated with metabolic abnormalities including abdominal obesity, hyperglycemia, dyslipidemia, and hypertension, which increase the...
Association of Meat Intake with Overweight and Obesity among School-aged Children and Adolescents

Shin SM

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):217-226.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.217
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to investigate the association of overweight and obesity with red and white meat intake among children and adolescents using secondary survey data (n=16,261) from in-school Student...
Association between Abdominal Obesity and Lumbar Bone Mineral Density According to the Postmenopausal Period in Korean Women

Kim HY, Kim SS, Kim JS, Jung JG, Yoon SJ, Jo YH

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):210-216.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.210
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to evaluate the association between abdominal obesity and lumbar bone mineral density (BMD) according to the postmenopausal period of Korean women. METHODS: This was a cross-sectional study....
Serum FGF21 Levels in Obese Korean Children and Adolescents

Baek J, Nam HK, Rhie YJ, Lee KH

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):204-209.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.204
BACKGROUND: Serum fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21) has been suggested to be a possible biomarker for early detection of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes in adults. However, few studies...
The Cut-off Value of Blood Mercury Concentration in Relation to Insulin Resistance

Lee SH, Choi B, Park SJ, Kim YS, Joo NS

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):197-203.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.197
BACKGROUND: Increased blood mercury concentration is associated with inflammation, and chronic inflammation can cause insulin resistance. We examined the cut-off value of blood mercury in relation to an increased score...
Association between Serum Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Concentration and Obesity-related Factors in Health Screen Examinees

Lee JY, Jang BK, Song MK, Kim HS, Kim MK

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):188-196.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.188
BACKGROUND: Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) is an aminopeptidase that inhibits the enzymatic degradation of glucagon-like peptide-1, glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptides, neuropeptides, and various chemokines. Recent studies reported that serum DPP-4 concentration is...
Heterogeneity in Trajectories of Body Mass Index and Their Associations with Mortality in Old Age: A Literature Review

Murayama H, Shaw BA

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):181-187.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.181
This article reviewed studies to investigate the association between trajectories of body mass index (BMI) and mortality among older adults. Investigators conducted a systematic search of published peer-reviewed literature in...
Sex-dependent Depot Differences in Adipose Tissue Development and Function; Role of Sex Steroids

Lee MJ, Fried SK

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):172-180.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.172
Men and women are different in their fat mass and distribution pattern. The gynoid-type fat distribution, accumulation in lower-body, is considered to be protective while the android-type accumulation in upper-body,...
Intestinal Microbiota Contributes to Energy Balance, Metabolic Inflammation, and Insulin Resistance in Obesity

Cavallari , Schertzer

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):161-171.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.161
Obesity is associated with increased risk of developing metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes. The origins of obesity are multi-factorial, but ultimately rooted in increased host energy accumulation or...
GLP-1 Based Combination Therapy for Obesity and Diabetes

Lee YH, Lee HW, Choi HJ

  • J Obes Metab Syndr.
  • 2017 Sep;26(3):155-160.
  • doi: 10.7570/jomes.2017.26.3.155
No abstract available.

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