The role of ultrasonographic hepatic artery resistive index in the diagnosis of insulin resistance in obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease


Hizli S., Kocyigit A., ARSLAN N., Tuncel S., Demircioglu F., Cakmakci H., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.3, pp.335-342, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0906-22
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.335-342
  • Keywords: Obesity, insulin resistance, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, hepatic artery resistive index, adolescent, Doppler ultrasonography, METABOLIC SYNDROME, RISK-FACTORS, STEATOHEPATITIS, ADOLESCENTS, METFORMIN, POPULATION, ULTRASOUND, STEATOSIS, CIRRHOSIS, FIBROSIS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: To determine the role of hepatic artery resistive Index (HARI) measurement in the prediction of insulin resistance (IR) in obese children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).