Adipokines and the Right Ventricle: The MESA-RV Study.

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Harhay, Michael O.; Kizer, Jorge R.; Criqui, Michael H.; Lima, João A. C.; Tracy, Russell; Bluemke, David A.; Kawut, Steven M.;

Objective Obesity is associated with changes in both right (RV) and left (LV) ventricular morphology, but the biological basis of this finding is not well established. We examined whether adipokine levels were associated with RV morphology and function in a population-b... View more