Hip circumference is an important predictor of plasma C-reactive protein levels in overweight and obese Taiwanese women.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the relationship between serum levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) with obesity, insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome in overweight or obese Taiwanese women. MATERIALS AND METHODS Analysis was performed on data from 59 overweight or obese women enrolled in a cross-sectional study. Pearson's correlation coefficients were… (More)

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@article{Jou2006HipCI, title={Hip circumference is an important predictor of plasma C-reactive protein levels in overweight and obese Taiwanese women.}, author={H J Jou and I-Ping Hsu and Pei-Ying Ling and Chia-Tzu Lin and Suei-Tsau Tsai and Hui-Ting Huang and Shiao-Chi Wu}, journal={Taiwanese journal of obstetrics & gynecology}, year={2006}, volume={45 3}, pages={215-20} }