Body fat indices for identifying risk of hypertension in Indian children.

@article{Kajale2014BodyFI,
  title={Body fat indices for identifying risk of hypertension in Indian children.},
  author={Neha A. Kajale and Anuradha Vaman Khadilkar and Shashi Ajit Chiplonkar and Vaman V. Khadilkar},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  year={2014},
  volume={51 7},
  pages={555-60}
}
BACKGROUND High adiposity is major risk factor for hypertension. Various anthropometric indices are used to assess excess fatness. OBJECTIVES (1) To examine relationship of body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), waist to height ratio (WHtR), triceps skin fold thickness (TSFT) and wrist measurements with blood pressure in children and adolescents… CONTINUE READING