Best Anthropometric and Atherogenic Predictors of Metabolic Syndrome in the Chinese Han Population in Xinjiang: The Cardiovascular Risk Survey

@article{Chen2014BestAA,
  title={Best Anthropometric and Atherogenic Predictors of Metabolic Syndrome in the Chinese Han Population in Xinjiang: The Cardiovascular Risk Survey},
  author={Bang-dang Chen and Chunhui He and Yi-Tong Ma and Yining Yang and Fen Liu and Shuo Pan and Xiang Ma and Xiao-Mei Li and Zhenyan Fu and Xiang Xie and Ying-Ying Zheng},
  journal={Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism},
  year={2014},
  volume={65},
  pages={280 - 288}
}
Objective: This study aimed to identify the best predictor of metabolic syndrome (MetS) by comparing the predicting ability of various anthropometric and atherogenic parameters in the Chinese Han population in Xinjiang. Methods: A representative, cross-sectional sample of 5,757 Chinese Han adults were selected from the Cardiovascular Risk Survey conducted from October 2007 to March 2010. MetS prevalence, area under the curve (AUC), distance on the receiver operating characteristic curve and the… CONTINUE READING

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