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'''Homeostasis model''' is an approach for modelling the interaction between [[insulin]] and [[glucose]]. A diagnostical method derived from this model ([[HOMA]] - homeostasis model assessment) finds broad acceptance in clinical [[diagnostics]].
 
'''Homeostasis model''' is an approach for modelling the interaction between [[insulin]] and [[glucose]]. A diagnostical method derived from this model ([[HOMA]] - homeostasis model assessment) finds broad acceptance in clinical [[diagnostics]].
  
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== Clinical application ==
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HOMA, diagnostical method that has been derived from homeostasis model, has been established in clinical [[diagnostics]].
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== See also ==
 
Alternative approaches are:
 
Alternative approaches are:
 
* [[Minimal model]]
 
* [[Minimal model]]
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== Web links ==
 
== Web links ==
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* [http://www.dtu.ox.ac.uk/index.php?maindoc=/homa/ HOMA Calculator], a Mac and Windows application for calculating HOMA.
 
* [http://www.dtu.ox.ac.uk/index.php?maindoc=/homa/ HOMA Calculator], a Mac and Windows application for calculating HOMA.
  

Latest revision as of 11:58, 19 April 2008

Homeostasis model is an approach for modelling the interaction between insulin and glucose. A diagnostical method derived from this model (HOMA - homeostasis model assessment) finds broad acceptance in clinical diagnostics.

1 Clinical application

HOMA, diagnostical method that has been derived from homeostasis model, has been established in clinical diagnostics.

2 See also

Alternative approaches are:

3 Web links

4 Reference

Matthews DR, Hosker JP, Rudenski AS, Naylor BA, Treacher DF, Turner RC. Homeostasis model assessment: insulin resistance and beta-cell function from fasting plasma glucose and insulin concentrations in man. Diabetologia. 1985 Jul;28(7):412-9.

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