Effect of longitudinal changes in visceral fat area on incidence of metabolic risk factors: the Hitachi health study.

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OBJECTIVE To examine the incidences of metabolic risk factors according to changes in visceral fat area (VFA) in a large Japanese population. DESIGN AND METHODS The subjects were 973 men who received a computed tomography (CT) examination in health checkups twice (2004-2005 and 2007-2008), and not having two or more of metabolic risk factors (except for… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/oby.20347

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