[Influence of body fat distribution on the prevalence of arterial hypertension and other cardiovascular risk factors in obese patients].


INTRODUCTION Obese people are at higher cardiovascular risk than people with normal body weight. The objective of this study was to establish the relationship between obesity, body fat distribution and cardiovascular risk factors. METHODS Body mass index (BMI), waist-hip ratio (WHR) systolic (SBP) and diastolic blood pressure (DBP), plasma cholesterol… (More)