Hip Circumference

Known as: HIPCIR 
A circumferential measurement of the largest part of the hip.
National Institutes of Health

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1983-2017
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The obesity epidemic is responsible for a substantial economic burden in developed countries and is a major risk factor for type… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory skin disorder. Higher adiposity may increase the risk of psoriasis, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objective:To test the validity of internationally accepted waist circumference (WC) action levels for adult Asian Indians.Design… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of this study was to present age references for waist circumference (WC), hip circumference (HC), and waist/hip ratio… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND A high waist-to-hip ratio is associated with unfavorable cardiovascular disease risk factors. This could be due to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Adiponectin, an adipose tissue-specific plasma protein, was recently revealed to have anti-inflammatory effects on the cellular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This study examined prospectively the associations of waist circumference and waist:hip circumference ratio with risk of breast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES Patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) have been shown to be more obese and have higher waist… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A longitudinal population study of 1462 women aged 38-60 was carried out in Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1968-9. In univariate analysis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The distribution of adipose tissue thickness, fat cell weight (FCW), and number (FCN) were studied in four regions in randomly… (More)
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