Indices of abdominal obesity are better discriminators of cardiovascular risk factors than BMI: a meta-analysis

Lee, Crystal Man Ying, Huxley, Rachel R., Wildman, Rachel P. and Woodward, Mark 2008, Indices of abdominal obesity are better discriminators of cardiovascular risk factors than BMI: a meta-analysis, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, vol. 61, no. 7, pp. 646-653, doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2007.08.012.

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Title Indices of abdominal obesity are better discriminators of cardiovascular risk factors than BMI: a meta-analysis
Author(s) Lee, Crystal Man Ying
Huxley, Rachel R.ORCID iD for Huxley, Rachel R. orcid.org/0000-0002-2705-6616
Wildman, Rachel P.
Woodward, Mark
Journal name Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
Volume number 61
Issue number 7
Start page 646
End page 653
Total pages 8
Publisher Elsevier
Place of publication Philadelphia, Pa.
Publication date 2008-07-01
ISSN 0895-4356
Keyword(s) Science & Technology
Life Sciences & Biomedicine
Health Care Sciences & Services
Public, Environmental & Occupational Health
body mass index
cardiovascular risk factors
meta-analysis
obesity
ROC curve
waist-to-height ratio
SIMPLE ANTHROPOMETRIC INDEXES
WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE
METABOLIC SYNDROME
ASIAN POPULATIONS
SHORT STATURE
WOMEN
INDICATORS
HYPERTENSION
Language eng
DOI 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2007.08.012
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Field of Research 11 Medical and Health Sciences
01 Mathematical Sciences
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2008, Elsevier
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30132423

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