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September 01, 2007
Is there a distinction to be made between the insulin resistance syndrome and the metabolic syndrome? Are they the same thing?
By Jean-Pierre Després, PhD, FAHA, FIAS, Scientific Director, International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk, Professor, Division of Kinesiology, Université Laval, Centre de recherche de l'Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec, Québec, QC, Canad [1:41 min.] [7MB]

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Key Words
Abdominal Obesity/Body Fat Distribution, Insulin Resistance, Metabolic Syndrome