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- Figueroa, Veronica, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- American journal of clinical nutrition 2002 v.75 no.6 pp. 1005-1011
- C-reactive protein; absorption; blood pressure; body mass index; cholesterol; cystic fibrosis; enzymes; fasting; genotype; glucose; glucose tolerance; glycohemoglobin; hypertriglyceridemia; inflammation; insulin; lipid content; liver; lung function; nutritional status; patients; people; risk; triacylglycerols; United States
- ... Background: Concentrations of cholesterol and triacylglycerol are commonly believed to be low in persons with cystic fibrosis and thus not of concern. Objective: The goal was to determine whether concentrations of cholesterol and triacylglycerol are related to glucose tolerance or nutritional status in patients with cystic fibrosis. Design: Fasting lipid profiles were measured in 192 patients (x̅ ...