The waist-to-hip ratio corrected for body mass index is related to serum triglycerides and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol but not to parameters of glucose metabolism in healthy premenopausal women

@article{Soennichsen1993TheWR,
  title={The waist-to-hip ratio corrected for body mass index is related to serum triglycerides and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol but not to parameters of glucose metabolism in healthy premenopausal women},
  author={A. C. Soennichsen and Michael M. Ritter and W. M{\"o}hrle and Werner O Richter and Prof. Dr. P. Schwandt},
  journal={The clinical investigator},
  year={1993},
  volume={71},
  pages={913-917}
}
Android obesity is associated with metabolic disorders, but the causality of this relationship remains unclear. We investigated the association of body mass index (BMI) and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) with hormones, glucose tolerance, insulin sensitivity, serum lipoproteins, and the serum activity of hepatic enzymes in 40 healthy premenopausal women (BMI 19.2… CONTINUE READING