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Effect of Orlistat on the Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Patients

Chio EJ, Kim HK, Park HS

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Sep;15(3):159-167.
BACKGROUND: The importance of moderate weight reduction in obese patients, associated with a marked risk reduction of cardiovascular disease, has been emphasized. Orlistat is an anti-obesity drug which has a...
Pancreas beta-Cell Function Impaired in Obese Normal Young Adults

Chon S, Rhee SY, Oh S, Kim SW, Kim JW, Kim YS, Woo JT

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Sep;15(3):146-158.
BACKGROUND: The development of type 2 diabetes mellitus is characterized by both an impaired beta-cell function and increased insulin resistance. Obesity may cause insulin resistance, impaired glucose tolerance and T2DM....
Trend of Medical Researches in Korea: On the Field of Obesity

Tak YJ

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Sep;15(3):137-145.
BACKGROUND: Medical research is changing to rapidly and more complicated way. It needs huge amount of academical and economical supports, too. Before we design new medical research, we have to...
The Impact of Weight Cycling on Heart Rate Variability

Joo NS, Kong MH, Kim KM, Park SB, Lee TY, Kim BT

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Sep;15(3):129-136.
BACKGROUND: Weight reduction affects the heart rate variability (HRV). It is possible that repeated weight reduction (weight cycling) decrease HRV more than single one. We investigated the effects of weight...
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying the Link of Obesity to Chronic Diseases

Kim DH, Yang BS

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Sep;15(3):121-128.
Obesity is increasing in industrialized countries. It seems to be more than just a burden of physical overweight since obesity is closely associated with increased incidence of chronic diseases, such...

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