Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, April 11th, 2005
According to recent research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, "This study evaluated the accuracy of surrogate indexes of insulin sensitivity (SI) in children. Surrogates (homeostasis model assessment index of insulin resistance, quick insulin sensitivity index, and 40/insulin ratio index) were cross-sectionally investigated in 66 obese and lean children (17 Tanner stage 1, 19 Tanner stage II-III, and 30 Tanner stage IV-V) as indexes...
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