What's the best way to diagnose insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia?

Catherine Marin DeUgarte, Yii Der Ida Chen, Ricardo Azziz

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Abstract

Whether you're trying to pinpoint one of the underlying mechanisms behind PCOS, detect diabetes in its preclinical stage, or work up a patient with metabolic syndrome, a more in-depth understanding of the various laboratory approaches to assess insulin function can only improve your diagnostic skills.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)66-74
Number of pages9
JournalContemporary Ob/Gyn
Volume50
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 2005

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing
  • Maternity and Midwifery

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DeUgarte, C. M., Chen, Y. D. I., & Azziz, R. (2005). What's the best way to diagnose insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia? Contemporary Ob/Gyn, 50(3), 66-74.