Association of endothelial and oxidative stress with metabolic syndrome and subclinical atherosclerosis: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
Vaidya, D × Szklo, M Cushman, M Holvoet, Paul Polak, J Bahrami, H Jenny, N S Ouyang, P #
Nature Publishing Group
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition vol:65 issue:7 pages:818-25
A cluster of metabolic abnormalities termed metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with vascular endothelial dysfunction and oxidative internal milieu. We examined whether the association of MetS with subclinical atherosclerosis is explained by biomarkers of endothelial damage and oxidative stress.