Glucolipotoxicity and the Heart, An Issue of Heart Failure Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455748921, 9781455747115

Glucolipotoxicity and the Heart, An Issue of Heart Failure Clinics, Volume 8-4

1st Edition

Authors: Peter Toth Vasudevan Raghavan
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455748921
eBook ISBN: 9781455747115
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 2nd October 2012
Page Count: 240

Description

Chronic overconsumption of sugar and fat elevates plasma levels of insulin and free fatty acids, a process referred to as glucolipotoxicity. This phenomenon may lead to heart failure. This issue explores in depth the relationship between glucolipotoxicity and heart failure.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455747115
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455748921

About the Authors

Peter Toth Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Sterling Rock Falls Clinic, Sterling, IL

Vasudevan Raghavan Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Scott & White / Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, Temple, TX