Funding/Support: The Jackson Heart Study and the Framingham Heart Study are supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, and the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (N01-HC-95170, N01-HC-95171, N01-C-95172 and N01-HC-25195).
Differential associations of abdominal visceral, subcutaneous adipose tissue with cardiometabolic risk factors between African and European Americans
Article first published online: 11 FEB 2014
Copyright © 2013 The Obesity Society
Volume 22, Issue 3, pages 811–818, March 2014
How to Cite
Liu, J., Coady, S., Carr, J. J., Hoffmann, U., Taylor, H. A. and Fox, C. S. (2014), Differential associations of abdominal visceral, subcutaneous adipose tissue with cardiometabolic risk factors between African and European Americans. Obesity, 22: 811–818. doi: 10.1002/oby.20307
Disclosure: The authors declared no conflict of interest.
Author Contributions: Dr. Coady had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for integrity of the data and accuracy of data analysis. Study Concept and Design: Drs. Liu, Fox and Taylor. Acquisition and Analysis of data: Dr. Fox, Dr. Coady. Interpretation of data: Drs. Liu, Fox, Coady, and Taylor. Manuscript drafting: Drs. Liu, Fox. Critical revisions of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Drs. Fox, Hoffmann, Taylor, Carr, Liu and Coady.
- Issue published online: 5 MAR 2014
- Article first published online: 11 FEB 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 14 FEB 2013 07:12AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 30 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 16 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Received: 2 MAY 2012
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