Relationship between anthropometric variables and lipid levels among school children: The Taipei Children Heart Study

@article{Chu1998RelationshipBA,
  title={Relationship between anthropometric variables and lipid levels among school children: The Taipei Children Heart Study},
  author={N W Chu and E A Rimm and D Wang and H J Liou and S-M Shieh},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={1998},
  volume={22},
  pages={66-72}
}
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the association between anthropometric parameters and lipid levels among Taiwanese school children.DESIGN AND METHODS: Using a probability-proportional-to size sampling and multi-stages sampling procedure, we sampled 1500 school children from 10 schools in Taipei city. Anthropometric parameters including body weight, body height, waist circumference, hip circumference and skinfolds were measured. Serum total cholesterol (CHOL), triglycerides (TG), high density… CONTINUE READING

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