Do people with similar waist circumference share similar health risks irrespective of height?

@article{Hsieh1999DoPW,
  title={Do people with similar waist circumference share similar health risks irrespective of height?},
  author={Shiun Dong Hsieh and Hideyo Yoshinaga},
  journal={The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={188 1},
  pages={55-60}
}
In order to know whether people of similar waist circumference having similar health risks irrespective of height, comparisons of odds ratios for coronary risk factors and fatty liver by echogram were made between the subjects from the first (short, < or = 164.5 cm) and fourth quartiles (tall, > or = 172.4 cm) of height from both the third (84.5… CONTINUE READING