Abdominal Diameter Index

Known as: Index, Abdominal Diameter 
The ratio of the sagittal abdominal diameter to mid-thigh circumference.
National Institutes of Health

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1996-2017
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2017
2017
Abdominal obesity is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Barrett's esophagus (BE). Increased body mass… (More)
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2014
2014
INTRODUCTION Identifying anthropometric methods of abdominal adiposity, predictors of excess area of visceral adipose tissue (VAT… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE We aimed to compare the accuracy of a novel index defined by us, as a ratio of Sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD) and… (More)
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2011
2011
Background:A recent study has suggested that abdominal diameter index (ADI), that is, the supine sagittal abdominal diameter… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the reliability of the sagittal abdominal diameter and its validity as a predictor of visceral abdominal… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM The authors wished to compare the strength of association of several anthropometric measures of body size and fat… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND: Birth weight is positively associated with body mass index (BMI, kg/m2) in later life, but is inversely associated… (More)
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1996
1996
Alternative anthropometric indexes were compared for their ability to discriminate between 35 Atlanta men with sudden coronary… (More)
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1996
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1996
In a case-control study of 217 hospitalized incident cases of ischemic heart disease and 261 controls we compared various… (More)
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