Impact of body mass index on liver enzymes in postmenopausal women

  title={Impact of body mass index on liver enzymes in postmenopausal women},
  author={Meenakshi Sharma and Sushil K. Sharma and Shahid Hussain and Zahida Parveen},
  journal={International Journal of Current Advanced Research},
Objectives: To assess the correlation of BMI with liver enzymes in postmenopausal women. Methodology: The study was conducted on 100 postmenopausal women in the age group of 45-55 years. Subjects were divided into 3 subgroups: Normal, Overweight and Obese on the basis of BMI. Body weight and height was taken and BMI was calculated using Quetlet index. Early morning Blood samples were taken after a minimum of 8 hours of fasting for assessment of liver enzymes AST and ALT. All parameters were… 

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