The objective of this study was to determine associations between abdominal obesity (AOb) and the other components of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in young Mexicans in a cross-sectional survey completed during a 4 year period.
This cross-sectional study reports on components and prevalence of MetS by using Alberti et al. (16) criteria, as… (More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES
Body shape (BSP) and body image (BI) are part of the external physical structure, then modifications in body shape necessarily affect body image; however, both combined have not been studied. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the statistical relationship between BSP and BI in university students.
Two hundred and… (More)