The goal of the study was to assess the association between epicardial fat (EF) thickness and waist circumference, insulin resistance and other metabolic syndrome components in obese children.52 obese children (23 males and 29 females) in the mean age 11.6±2.87 years were studied. Their mean BMI was 26.17±2.13. Control group included 54 normal weight children (22 males and 32 females) in the mean...
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