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ea0035p645 | Female reproduction | ECE2014

How to estimate insulin resistance in PCOS patients: HOMA-IR or QUICKI?

Csajbok Eva , Gyoi Alexandra , Katona Renata , Magony Sandor , Sepp Krisztian , Valkusz Zsuzsanna

Insulin resistance affects 50–70% of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).The aim of our study was to estimate the prevalence of insulin resistance by different methods in a single cohort of 63 PCOS patients diagnosed by the Rotterdam criteria.Methods: Anthropometric measurement, examination and fasting blood tests were made on the 3–5th days of their periods. HOMA-IR (cut off >2.5) and QUICKI (cut off <0.3...