Obesity Physiology & Epidemiology (posters)


Association between trunk and leg fat and incidence of diabetes
Yoshimi Tatsukawa, Michiko Yamada, Saeko Fujiwara, Waka Ohishi and Shuhei Nakanishi


Hyperinsulinaemia and hyperleptinaemia are BMI independent features of morbid obesity in a Qatari, compared to a Caucasian population: Effect of surgical weight loss
Mashael Aljaber, Carlo Casale, Aysha Ahmad Bakhamis, Nelson Ndubuisi Orie, Shen Lei, Mohamed Elrayess and Mohammed Alsayrafi


Characterization of insulin resistance and insulin sensitivity in a Qatari population
Mohamed Elrayess, Mashael Aljaber, Aysha Ahmad Bakhamis, Nelson Ndubuisi Orie and Mohammed Alsayrafi


Increased insulin resistance but without obesity patient in korea
Sangmo Hong, Chang-Bum Lee, Dong-Sun Kim, Yongsoo Park, You Hern Ahn and Woong Hwan Choi


Associations Observed in Obese Women The Agra Syndrome
Daya K Hazra, Padmamalika Hazra, Arun Kumar Gupta, Nandita Hazra and Prasan Gangwar


Impact of Metabolically Healthy Obesity on the Development of Hypertension in Normotensive, Nondiabetic Adults : A 4-Year Follow-Up Study
Se Eun Park, Sang Hoon Han, Jong Dae Kim, Won Seon Jeon, Cheol-Young Park, Eun-Jung Rhee, Ki-Won Oh, Sung-Woo Park and Won-Young Lee


The characteristics of extreme obese patients attending a specialist community weight management service
Alison Jagielski, Adrian Brown, Marzieh Hosseini-Araghi, Alice Wright, Rhian Davies, Amy Gouldstone, Gillian Abernethy, G Neil Thomas and Shahrad Taheri


Determinants of obesity in adolescent Asian Indian population
Neeta Rohit Deshpande, Nitin Kapoor, Aman Syed, Rachana Kalpekar and Reshma S Parmaj


Discordant Classification of Pediatric Overweight and Obesity according to BMI Percentile and Percent Body Fat in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes
Lori M Laffel, Charu Baskaran, Marcy L Hudson, Tonja R Nansel, Leah M Lipsky, Lisa K Volkening and Sanjeev N. Mehta


Diabetes Status and Ethnicity Affect Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Obese Children
Caroline W Colvin, Carroll M Harmon, Russell L Griffin, Joffre E Johnson, Alan P Lucas, Cody B Smith and Ambika P Ashraf


Classification of Obesity and Severe Obesity in 18-19 Year Old Teens
Benjamin Maring, Louise C. Greenspan, Malini Chandra, Stephen R. Daniels, Alan Sinaiko, Ronald Prineas, Matthew F. Daley, Emily D. Parker, Kenneth Adams, Nancy E. Sherwood, Elyse O. Kharbanda, Karen L. Margolis, David J. Magid, Patrick J. O'Connor and Joan C. Lo


Free versus Total Testosterone as a marker of Leydig Cell Function throughout Pubertal Development in Obese Male Adolescents
Sara Vandewalle, Youri Taes, Tom Fiers, Inge Roggen, Maria Van Helvoirt, Patrick Debode, Jean De Schepper and Jean-Marc Kaufman


Impaired Left Ventricular Diastolic Function in Overweight Youth is Associated with Insulin Resistance, Subclinical Inflammation and Adipokine Dysregulation – A Novel Cardiometabolic Link
Rachana Dahiya, Sarah P. Shultz, Kristen Gibbons, Danusia Duncan, John Cardinal, Karam Kostner, Nuala Byrne, Andrew P. Hills, Mark Harris, Louise S. Conwell and Gary Martin Leong



The Impact of Reducing Therapy on the Activity of 11beta-hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 in Children
Ludmila Macova, Marie Bicikova, Hana Zamrazilova, Karel Pacak and Luboslav Starka