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    • II Consenso de la Sociedad Chilena de Endocrinología y Diabetes sobre resistencia a la insulina 

      Pollak, Felipe; Araya Quintanilla, Verónica; Lanas Montecinos, Alejandra; Sapunar, Jorge; Carrasco Naranjo, Fernando; Codner Dujovne, Ethel; Durruty Alfonso, Pilar; Liberman Guendelman, Claudio; López Stewart, Gloria; Poniachik Teller, Jaime; Sir Petermann, Teresa; Soto, Néstor (Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2015)
      Insulin resistance is a prevalent condition commonly associated with unhealthy lifestyles. It affects several metabolic pathways, increasing risk of abnormalities at different organ levels. Thus, diverse medical specialties ...
    • Metformin as a prophylactic treatment of gestational diabetes in pregnant patients with pregestational insulin resistance: A randomized study 

      Valdés Rubio, Enrique; Sepúlveda Martínez, Alvaro; Candia, Paula; Abusada Abusada, Nancy; Orellana, Rodrigo; Manukian, Bárbara; Cuellar, Eduardo (Wiley, 2018)
      AimWe aimed to assess the use of metformin (MTF) in the prevention of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in patients with pregestational insulin resistance (PIR). MethodsA double blind, multicenter, randomized trial ...
    • Proinflammatory environment and role of TNF-α in endometrial function of obese women having polycystic ovarian syndrome 

      Oróstica Arévalo, María Lorena; Astorga Leiva, Isis; Plaza Parrochia, Francisca; Vera Castillo, Carolina; García Angulo, Víctor; Carvajal Gavilán, Rodrigo; Gabler Neale, Fernando; Romero Osses, Carmen; Vega Blanco, María Margarita (Springer Nature, 2016)
      BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: A high percentage of women having polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) exhibit hyperinsulinemia and obesity. Transforming necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) is an adipokine that increases in obesity and ...