Correlation between Body Mass Index and Central Adiposity with Pregnancy Complications in Pregnant Women.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The prevalence of obesity is increasing throughout the world.Obesity assessed by body mass index (BMI) has shown to be associated with gestational complications while the relationship using waist circumference (WC) is not clear yet. The present study was aimed to determine the relationship between WC and adverse pregnancy complications. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.5681/hpp.2013.009

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