SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.46 número5Cambios en el peso y la composición corporal entre los estudiantes después de ingresar a la universidad: una revisión sistemáticaHidratos de carbono complejos en la leche materna: los oligosacáridos (Parte 1) índice de autoresíndice de assuntospesquisa de artigos
Home Pagelista alfabética de periódicos  

Serviços Personalizados

Journal

Artigo

Indicadores

Links relacionados

  • Em processo de indexaçãoCitado por Google
  • Não possue artigos similaresSimilares em SciELO
  • Em processo de indexaçãoSimilares em Google

Compartilhar


Revista chilena de nutrición

versão On-line ISSN 0717-7518

Resumo

GUZMAN, Carla; FREDES, Paula  e  MANTEROLA, Carlos. The relationship between chronic inflammation associated with obesity and vitamin D deficiency. Rev. chil. nutr. [online]. 2019, vol.46, n.5, pp.622-625. ISSN 0717-7518.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-75182019000500622.

Obesity is characterized by an abnormal production of adipocytokines, generating chronic inflammation associated in turn with endothelial dysfunction, atherosclerosis and insulin resistance. On the other hand, it is a risk factor for vitamin D deficiency, thus establishing an inverse relationship between the plasma levels of this nutrient and acute phase proteins with low vitamin D levels, being able to boost the inflammatory response in obesity. In this context, the correction of poor vitamin D status could be an effective addition to the treatment of obesity; however, evidence of future trials that can support the regulatory effects of supplementation is required. The objective of this review is to analyze the existing evidence and establish the relationship between plasma levels of vitamin D and chronic inflammation associated with obesity. The methodology consists of a sensitive search in the PubMed and Trip Database, limiting the search to articles in English and Spanish published through January 2019. Priority was given to clinical trials, original articles and systematic reviews, from which other relevant research was identified.

Palavras-chave : Adipocytokines; Adipose tissue; Calcitriol; Chronic inflammation; Obesity; Vitamin D.

        · resumo em Espanhol     · texto em Inglês     · Inglês ( pdf )