Person

Robert Campbell Roydon Heron

Thesis

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and elevated alanine aminotransferase in New Zealand: an examination of the New Zealand Adult Nutrition Survey (2008/09)

BACKGROUND: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is common world-wide and associated with obesity, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease, hyperuricaemia and dyslipidaemia. These conditions are common in New Zealand, but the prevalence of NAFLD in New Zealand is unknown. New Zealand has a high prevalence of overweight...