Body mass index procedure

Known as: quetelet index, body mass index (BMI), BMI 
 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether alcohol consumption and raised body mass index (BMI) act together to increase risk of liver… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND & AIMS It is not fully elucidated whether obesity enhances hepatocarcinogenesis in patients with chronic hepatitis C… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To evaluate obesity as a marker for increased pain severity, disability, and psychologic distress in treatment-seeking… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Adiponectin is an adipose tissue-derived protein counteracting insulin resistance and inflammation. We have compared… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE: To examine the impact of maternal obesity on the rate of suboptimal ultrasound visualization (SUV) of fetal anatomy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to correlate low maternal pregravid weight, delivery weight, and poor gestational weight… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine body mass index and pregnancy weight gain as risk factors for primary cesarean… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES The study aimed to evaluate the role of obesity in the prognosis of patients with heart failure (HF). BACKGROUND… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationship between measured weight, weight change, and 6-year mortality risk in a random sample of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine if body mass Index (BMI = weight [kg]/height [m]2), predictive of mortality in longitudinal epidemiologic… (More)
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